RFR (S): 8199882: compiler/uncommontrap/TestDeoptOOM.java failed w/ fatal error: ExceptionMark constructor expects no pending exceptions

serguei.spitsyn at oracle.com serguei.spitsyn at oracle.com
Tue Jun 5 08:09:00 UTC 2018

Hi David,

The fix looks good to me.
Also, it makes the initialization more simple.


On 6/4/18 22:57, David Holmes wrote:
> Ping! Please.
> Thanks,
> David
> On 1/06/2018 1:39 PM, David Holmes wrote:
>> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8199882
>> webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~dholmes/8199882/webrev/
>> The lazy loading (not initialization, despite the method names) of 
>> the AbstractOwnableSynchronizer class (needed for deadlock detection 
>> and stack dumps) has caused a number of problems due to the potential 
>> for loading exceptions (specifically OOME), which result in code that 
>> does not anticipate exceptions, encountering them.
>> The bug discusses a number of possible solutions but the chosen one 
>> is to simply pre-load the AOS class along with the numerous other 
>> core classes that get pre-loaded.
>> This does of course add a small increment to startup time, but it 
>> should be negligible in the overall scheme of things and not 
>> something to be unduly concerned about (Claes has commented in chat 
>> that he doesn't see it as an issue.)
>> Testing:
>>    - mach5 tier1,2,3
>>    - java/lang/management/*
>>    - java/util/concurrent/*
>>    - compiler/uncommontrap/TestDeoptOOM.java
>> Thanks,
>> David

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