RFR: 8143558 evaluate if thr_sigsetmask can be removed from hotspot (solaris) codebase

David Holmes david.holmes at oracle.com
Thu Jan 14 07:06:43 UTC 2016

Hi Sebastien,

Sorry for the delay on this. I will take this and test it etc.


On 23/12/2015 11:29 PM, Sebastian Sickelmann wrote:
> Hi,
> as a side-effect of https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8136978 i
> created
> a Enhancement in JBS
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8143558
> As David commented in JBS it is possible to replace the usage of
> thr_sigsetmask with pthread-sigmask.
> Maybe the change is not worth anything on its own. I hope that we can
> find more duplicated code that can be removed easier.
> I have create patch that replaces all calls to thr_sigsetmask:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~sebastian/8143558/webrev.02/
> Unfortunately (Lacking a solaris environment) I am not able to compile
> check / jtreg-test this change.
> --
> Sebastian

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