[gclist] write-barrier implementation in Java VM?
Mon, 6 Nov 2000 08:07:25 -0500
>Okehee Goh wrote (Mon, Nov 06, 2000 at 01:25:07AM -0500) :
>> I put write-barrier on the interpret codes for PUTFIELD, PUTFILED_FAST,
>> PUTSTATIC, and PUTSTATIC_FAST when they are executed during the garbage
>> collection cycle.
>> What I am worrying is if those are only bytecode operations whose
>> write-barrier are required. Are there any other part or bytecode operations
> > where write-barrier must be applied ?
> You missed PUTARRAY, for writes to arrays of references.
I'm not familiar with that particular JVM, but native methods might
be an issue too?