Erik Brangs <> wrote on 06/18/2012 11:53:57 AM:

> some Jikes RVM internal methods make assumptions about the number of
> stack frames above them, e.g. by using Magic.getCallerFramePointer to
> access other frames.
> Is there an easy (or non-hard) way to automatically determine if a given
> method makes such assumptions directly or indirectly?

Sorry to be late answering this.  If the code is correct, then any method that is making assumptions like this is supposed to be annotated with @NoInline.

(not all @NoInline methods are making this assumption, but any method making this assumption should be marked @NoInline).