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VM annotation to mark methods w/o side effects

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    • Type: Enhancement
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: P4
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 13
    • Fix Version/s: tbd
    • Component/s: hotspot
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      Description

      Consider adding VM annotation to mark methods without any side effects except those needed to compute the return value (Integer.valueOf() is a good example.)

      Relevant discussion:
        https://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/hotspot-compiler-dev/2019-February/032638.html

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              • Assignee:
                vlivanov Vladimir Ivanov
                Reporter:
                vlivanov Vladimir Ivanov
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