RFR (XS) 8028520: JVM should not throw VerifyError when a private method overrides a final method

Keith McGuigan kmcguigan at twitter.com
Tue Nov 19 08:08:22 PST 2013

Code looks fine, but might you want to add a class file version check so
that the behavior is unchanged for already-deployed classfiles?

- Keith

On Tue, Nov 19, 2013 at 10:57 AM, harold seigel <harold.seigel at oracle.com>wrote:

> Hi,
> Please review this small fix for bug 8028520.  Ina greement with a recent
> JVM Spec  change this fix ignores private methods when checking to see if a
> method is overriding a final method.
> webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~hseigel/bug_8028520/ <
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/%7Ehseigel/bug_8028520/>
> bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8028520
> The fix was tested with JCK Lang and VM tests, ute quicktests, jtreg, and
> defmeth tests.
> Thanks, Harold
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