RFR: 8220095: Assertion failure when symlink (with different name) is used for lib/modules file
lois.foltan at oracle.com
Tue Mar 19 18:03:19 UTC 2019
Looks good Ioi!
On 3/19/2019 1:12 PM, Ioi Lam wrote:
> Here's an updated webrev:
> The reported crash was caused by the ClassLoader::is_modules_image()
> API. I've
> updated the bug description to analyze all the intended use of this
> API, and the conclusion
> is to remove this confusing API and replace it with something simpler.
> The alternative is to fix the implementation of this API, but that
> means we have to add lots of
> docs to describe how it works, and who should call it. That doesn't
> seem to worth it.
> Thanks to Jiangli for the initial analysis and the test case.
> - Ioi
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