[aarch64-port-dev ] RFR: 8193266: AArch64: TestOptionsWithRanges.java SIGSEGV

Andrew Haley aph at redhat.com
Sun Dec 10 09:46:33 UTC 2017

On 09/12/17 19:02, Andrew Haley wrote:

> We could establish the convention that the shift is always zero
> on AArch64, and then this problem would go away completely.

Ahh, I just realized that this too is too simple, because we don't
know where the metaspace is going to be, so we have to generate code
which can run wherever the metaspace is.  It's tricky.

Andrew Haley
Java Platform Lead Engineer
Red Hat UK Ltd. <https://www.redhat.com>
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