JDK-8031737 : CHECK_NULL and CHECK_EXCEPTION macros cleanup
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: core-libs
  • Affected Version: 9
  • Priority: P4
  • Status: Resolved
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • Submitted: 2014-01-14
  • Updated: 2017-09-05
  • Resolved: 2014-02-03
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The macros in jni_util.h should have JNU_ prefix, rename:
The JNU prefix is needed only for macros with an Env argument. The CHECK_NULL and CHECK_NULL_RETURN macros have a more general use and are fine without the prefix.

The macros should use the common defensive form of do { ...} while (0)