RFR: (S): SA: clhsdb 'where -a' throws Assertion Failure with illegal code 236 when CDS is used

Ioi Lam ioi.lam at oracle.com
Thu Apr 26 20:24:51 UTC 2018

HI Jini,

[1] "_nofast_aload" should be "_nofast_aload_0": aload and aload_0 are 
two different bytecodes.

[2] Only the _nofast_aload_0 bytecode is tested. For completeness, do 
you think it makes sense to add test cases for these other 3 bytecodes?


- Ioi

On 4/26/18 11:15 AM, Jini George wrote:
> Hello all,
> Please review the following proposed fix for the issue:
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8174995
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jgeorge/8174995/webrev.00/
> Issue: Clhsdb commands like 'where -a', 'printall' would throw an 
> illegal code assertion failure when CDS is used.
> Root cause and proposed fix: SA has been unaware of the new bytecodes 
> introduced for rewriting at CDS dump time (_nofast* bytecodes). The 
> fix is to make SA aware of these new _nofast* bytecodes.
> Tests Run and Passed: SA tests on Mach5 (including the tests modified 
> to test this fix).
> Thank you,
> Jini.

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