RFR [8u65]: 8072147: Preloading libjsig.dylib causes deadlock when signal() is called

David Holmes david.holmes at oracle.com
Thu Jul 2 13:22:25 UTC 2015

Hi David,

On 2/07/2015 8:46 PM, david buck wrote:
> Hi!
> This is a request for review of the jdk8 backport of 8072147. As the gcc
> version used to build jdk8 does not directly support thread-local
> storage, I had to rewrite parts of the fix to use the pthreads
> thread-specific data API (pthread_(get/set)specific and friends). Hence
> the need for review, as opposed to simple approval.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/jdk-8072147
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~dbuck/8072147/webrev.jdk8.02/
> JDK9 Changeset:
> http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk9/hs-rt/hotspot/rev/660fa1b69f63
> Review thread for JDK9 fix:
> http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/hotspot-runtime-dev/2015-June/015282.html
> I have tested the fix both manually and via JPRT.

This looks good to me.

Note current pushes to 8u-dev are being flagged for 8u66 not 8u65. :)


> Cheers,
> -Buck

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