RFR(XS) 8073990: Deprecated "UseVectoredExceptions" VM options still defined in several globals files

Thomas Stüfe thomas.stuefe at gmail.com
Wed Mar 11 16:45:30 UTC 2015

Hi Dimitry,

looks good to me.

Kind Regards, Thomas

On Wed, Mar 11, 2015 at 5:38 PM, Dmitry Dmitriev <dmitry.dmitriev at oracle.com
> wrote:

> Hello,
> Please review this small fix for JDK-8073990. Also, I need a sponsor for
> this fix, who can push it, because I'm not have a OpenJDK name.
> This fix removes deprecated "UseVectoredExceptions" VM option from several
> header files related to aix_ppc and linux_ppc. Here a list of modified
> header files:
> src/os_cpu/aix_ppc/vm/globals_aix_ppc.hpp
> src/os_cpu/linux_ppc/vm/globals_linux_ppc.hpp
> The "UseVectoredExceptions" VM option was deprecated by JDK-7188234 <
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-7188234>, but was leaved in
> several header files. Thus, I remove it from remaining header files in
> hotspot repo.
> I am not build HotSpot with this fix.
> Also, one moment about what I am not 100% sure is are copyrights. I update
> copyright for Oracle and SAP AG to 2015, but I am not sure that I shall
> update SAP AG copyright. Correct me if I am wrong and SAP AG copyright
> shall leaved unchanged. Thanks!
> Open webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~coleenp/8073990/ <
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/%7Ecoleenp/8073990/>
> JBS bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8073990
> Thanks,
> Dmitry

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