RFR(XS) 8130669: VM prohibits <clinit> methods with return values
ioi.lam at oracle.com
Wed Jul 8 20:59:06 UTC 2015
Looks good to me. Thanks
On 7/8/15 1:08 PM, harold seigel wrote:
> Hi Ioi,
> Here's an updated webrev with ignoredClinit as a .jasm file. Please
> let me know if it looks okay.
> Thanks, Harold
> On 7/8/2015 3:46 PM, Ioi Lam wrote:
>> Hi Harold,
>> Is there any reason why the ignoredClinit needs to be written in a
>> jcod file and not a jasm file? jasm files would be a lot easier to
>> read and maintain than jcod.
>> - Ioi
>> On 7/8/15 6:32 AM, harold seigel wrote:
>>> Please review this small change to fix bug JDK-8130669. The JVM
>>> incorrectly throws ClassFormatError exceptions for non-void methods
>>> named <clinit>. But, the JVM Spec 8 says that such <clinit> methods
>>> should be ignored. See
>>> for details.
>>> The fix changes the JVM to, in this case, only throw
>>> ClassFormatError exceptions for non-void <init> methods.
>>> Open Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~hseigel/bug_8130669/
>>> JBS Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8130669
>>> The fix was tested with JCK Lang and VM tests, the UTE quick and
>>> split_verifier tests, and the hotspot, java/io, java/lang, and
>>> java/util JTreg tests.
>>> Thanks, Harold
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