RFR: 8186780: clang-4.0 fastdebug assertion failure in os_linux_x86:os::verify_stack_alignment()

David Holmes david.holmes at oracle.com
Thu Jun 21 11:27:54 UTC 2018

On 21/06/2018 10:05 AM, Martin Buchholz wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 20, 2018 at 4:03 PM, Martin Buchholz <martinrb at google.com 
> <mailto:martinrb at google.com>> wrote:
>     Hi David and build-dev folk,
>     After way too much build/hotspot hacking, I have a better fix:
>     clang inlined os::current_stack_pointer into its caller __in the
>     same translation unit___ (that could be fixed in a separate change)
>     so of course in this case it didn't have to follow the ABI.  Fix is
>     obvious in hindsight:
>     -address os::current_stack_pointer() {
>     +NOINLINE address os::current_stack_pointer() {
> If y'all like the addition of NOINLINE, it should probably be added to 
> all of the 14 variants of os::current_stack_pointer.
> Gives me a chance to try out the submit repo.

I can't help but think other platforms actually rely on it being inlined 
so that it really does return the stack pointer of the method calling 


More information about the hotspot-runtime-dev mailing list