Request for review (S) 4926272: methodOopDesc::method_from_bcp is unsafe

Coleen Phillimore coleen.phillimore at
Wed Dec 29 15:18:31 PST 2010

Summary: Instead of using GC to find the block start, scan backward in 
memory to known contents in the constMethodOop

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Tested on 32 and 64 bit platforms with the test cases that reliably failed.


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