RFR: JDK-5108778 Too many instances of java.lang.Boolean created in Java application

Christian Thalinger christian.thalinger at oracle.com
Tue Sep 29 23:11:39 UTC 2015

Thanks for volunteering to look into such old bugs!

Is this the only occurrence of that pattern in the hotspot repository?  If you want to fix this in hotspot only without the jdk changes described in the RFE (I just changed the type from Bug to Enhancement) then we have to file a new RFE because we can’t close the original one.

> On Sep 27, 2015, at 6:58 AM, Sebastian Sickelmann <sebastian.sickelmann at gmx.de> wrote:
> Hello,
> my name is Sebastian Sickelmann and i signed the OCA.
> Actually I am searching through the JBS for low hanging fruits.
> Right now i am looking through the openjdk-sources and try to evaluate
> if i can make something about JDK-5108778.
> As I am not an author, I am actually not able to host webrevs on
> cr.openjdk.java.net.
> Is there someone who would support at hosting the hotspot-part of
> JDK-5108778 on cr.openjdk.java.net for reviewing?
> I placed the hotspot part in my dropbox at:
> https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/43692695/oss-patches/openjdk/jdk-5108778/hotspot_0/webrev/index.html
> or as zip:
> https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/43692695/oss-patches/openjdk/jdk-5108778/hotspot_0/webrev.zip
> I executed all jtreg tests in hotspot/test and get no more errors than before the change.
> -- Sebastian

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