RFR: 8186502: Assert when range testing G1RefProcDrainInterval on 64-bit systems

sangheon.kim sangheon.kim at oracle.com
Fri Nov 3 23:36:43 UTC 2017

Hi Leo,

On 11/03/2017 02:24 AM, Leo Korinth wrote:
> Hi,
> Fix range checking when using -XX:G1RefProcDrainInterval=n
> On 64 bit machines, when issuing extremly large integer arguments
> to -XX:G1RefProcDrainInterval=n, a 32 bit integer will overflow and
> cause a crash.
> First I have improved the tests by adding the flag
> -XX:+ExplicitGCInvokesConcurrent when testing the flag
> -XX:G1RefProcDrainInterval=n to trigger the fault in our
> test suit.
> Then I have fixed the fault by limiting the arguments on 64 bit
> systems (using an int type instead of intx type and a range up to
> only INT_MAX for argument parsing).
> Bug:
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8186502
> Webrev:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~lkorinth/8186502/00/
Looks good, thank you for fixing for this.
Just minor nit: you can update copyright year at g1_globals.hpp.

BTW, did you run TestOptionsWithRanges.java manually?
Probably this test is still excluded by default when you run JPRT.


> Testing:
> - JPRT
> Thanks,
> Leo

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