Assistance requested with JEP-181 Nest-based access control (nestmates)

Andrew Dinn adinn at
Tue May 15 16:11:24 UTC 2018

On 15/05/18 02:23, David Holmes wrote:
> The JEP-181 RFR has just gone out with the intent to have this JEP
> targeted and integrated by the end of the month, for JDK 11.
> One part of this work requires platform specific changes to the
> templateTable to address the use of invokeinterface for private
> interface method calls. I have implemented and tested this code on x86
> and sparc. For the other platforms I have provided the code based on
> what I did for x86 and sparc, and on similar code for the given
> architecture. It would be very much appreciated if I could get
> assistance from the other platform maintainers to build and test this
> code on each platform, and provide me with any fixes needed.

I have successfully built the AArch64 port with this patch and run some
simple programs without problem. I am currently running tier1 tests and
will follow-up with a status when they complete.


Andrew Dinn
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