RFR(S): JDK-8025580 Temporary flags: UseNewReflection and ReflectionWrapResolutionErrors

Yuri Gaevsky ygaevsky at azulsystems.com
Mon May 12 18:46:11 UTC 2014

Hi Coleen,

Thanks for your quick review and sponsorship! The updated webrev is available at:

[Tested by JCK-runtime-8 testrun on Windows]

Best regards,

-----Original Message-----
From: hotspot-runtime-dev [mailto:hotspot-runtime-dev-bounces at openjdk.java.net] On Behalf Of Coleen Phillimore
Sent: Monday, May 12, 2014 7:52 PM
To: hotspot-runtime-dev at openjdk.java.net
Subject: Re: RFR(S): JDK-8025580 Temporary flags: UseNewReflection and ReflectionWrapResolutionErrors

Hi Yuri,

This change looks good.   I will sponsor it.  Could you also remove the 
VerifyReflectionBytecodes flag and add it to the obsolete list? Since 
you are very close to that code and that was also identified as a flag 
we'd like to remove in the bug?


On 5/12/14, 11:20 AM, Yuri Gaevsky wrote:
> Hello.
> I am looking for a sponsor to review and to integrate this fix into JDK 9.
> Webrev:
>    http://htmlpreview.github.io/?https://raw.github.com/ygaevsky/openjdk/master/8025580/index.html
>    -or-
>    https://github.com/ygaevsky/openjdk/blob/master/8025580/hotspot.patch
> Bug:
>    https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8025580
> Summary:
>    The fix removes all UseNewReflection/ReflectionWrapResolutionErrors occurrences/logic
>    and adds them into the list of obsolete_jvm_flags in arguments.cpp.
> Tests:
>    JCK-runtime-8 [api/java_lang & vm/] (Windows/Linux)
> Thanks,
> -Yuri Gaevsky

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