Arm32 needs thread local handshakes support

Aleksei Voitylov aleksei.voitylov at
Wed Aug 21 10:46:39 UTC 2019

Thanks Robbin for the heads up. I filed issue JDK-8229971 and we are 
going to work on it.


On 21/08/2019 13:08, Robbin Ehn wrote:
> Hi all,
> We want to remove the old global safepoint code, which is unused by 
> most archs.
> That code path is no longer tested or maintained by us.
> - zero I sent out a patch for fixing it.
> - x86 can just be switched over.
> - Arm32 still relies on this, it must implement support for it.
> Here is Andrew Haleys work for aarch64 as an inspiration for any takers:
> Thanks, Robbin

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