Pls review 6898160 (S)
Thomas.Rodriguez at Sun.COM
Wed Nov 4 12:22:23 PST 2009
Wouldn't it make more sense for the logic of converting a string into
a proper argument to live over in Flag instead of being buried in
attachListener? It seems more likely that no one will forget that way
and I think the result would be quite a bit shorter. It looks ok as
On Nov 4, 2009, at 11:49 AM, Paul Hohensee wrote:
> 6898160: Need serviceability support for new vm argument type
> Webrev here
> A new vm argument type, 'uint64_t', was added as part of 6887571.
> The jdk library
> code in jdk/share/native/sun/management/Flag.c that fetches all the
> vm product flags
> throws an exception if it doesn't understand the type of an
> argument. The change
> for 6887571 didn't include full serviceability support for uint64_t.
> The fix is to add serviceability support for uint64_t. In addition,
> if a flag has a type
> unknown to the jdk library, we now assert in debug builds and ignore
> it in product
> builds. Thus, no jdk library change is necessary.
> The failing test,
> now passes.
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