[kaffe] weird GC error with bad class format

gonzo Robert.N.Gonzalez at williams.edu
Tue Feb 4 13:37:02 PST 2003

Hi Tim.

> Oh, forgot...  Since you're returning false its expecting an error 
> message in 'einfo'.  For example:
> 	postExceptionMessage(einfo,
> 			     JAVA_LANG(ClassFormatError),
> 			     "(class: %s) ...",
> 			     CLASS_CNAME(this));
> otherwise, you get this error:
> > 	Exception thrown on null object ... aborting
> > 	Aborted

oh ho :)  after adding that, it exits normally.  i gotta wonder if all the
"return false" statements from that method should be replace, or at least
accompanied by, postExceptionMessage statements.  if so, i can go ahead
and do that and post a patch.

as far as exception posting goes, i'm a little lost as to figuring out how
it is implemented internally.  i'll start a separate thread with my

> tim


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