JDK-8206183 : Possible construct EMPTY_STACK and allocation stack, etc. on first use.
  • Type: Enhancement
  • Component: hotspot
  • Affected Version: 11
  • Priority: P4
  • Status: Resolved
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • Submitted: 2018-07-02
  • Updated: 2018-07-26
  • Resolved: 2018-07-11
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JDK 12
12 b03Fixed
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NMT has some code to workaround static initialization order, e.g. aggressively initialize EMPTY_STACK or declare allocation stack/site objects as static arrays to avoid being initialized by C runtime. These workarounds seem that can be solved by using this construct on first use pattern.