Request for review (S): add the JRE name to the error log

John Rose john.r.rose at
Wed Jun 13 18:38:39 PDT 2012

On May 16, 2012, at 1:26 PM, Christian Thalinger wrote:

> I looked at the changes and I think this is the right way to implement it.  It will definitely help debugging some strange crashes like the one mentioned.

I suggest that the following should be turned into real code the returns NULL:
  assert(name_oop != NULL, "java_runtime_name shouldn't be null")

(When the JVM crashes is exactly when such asserts prove false.  At that point we want all the crash info.)

— John

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