RFR (S): 8238160: Uniformize Parallel GC task queue variable names

Thomas Schatzl thomas.schatzl at oracle.com
Tue Feb 11 10:43:57 UTC 2020

Hi Sangheon, Kim,

On 10.02.20 20:59, Kim Barrett wrote:
>> On Jan 30, 2020, at 6:08 AM, Thomas Schatzl <thomas.schatzl at oracle.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>   can I have reviews for this small change that moves some global typedefs used only by Parallel GC from taskqueue.hpp to parallel gc files, and further makes naming of instances of these more uniform?
>> CR:
>> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8238160
>> Webrev:
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~tschatzl/8238160/webrev/
>> Testing:
>> local compilation
>> Thanks,
>>   Thomas
> The various "guarantee" checks that operator new didn't return NULL
> are a waste of time and space; CHeapObj's operator new exits rather
> than returning NULL. They are culterally compatible with other nearby
> code though; cleanup later?
> Looks good as is.

   thanks for your reviews.

I filed JDK-8238854 for looking through the new exits - currently a 
prototype is currently running through testing.


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