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Last Comment Bug 737997 - "Assertion failure: rt->gcMode != JSGC_MODE_GLOBAL" with certain GC prefs and gczeal
: "Assertion failure: rt->gcMode != JSGC_MODE_GLOBAL" with certain GC prefs and...
: assertion, testcase
Product: Core
Classification: Components
Component: JavaScript Engine (show other bugs)
: Trunk
: x86_64 Mac OS X
: -- critical (vote)
: mozilla14
Assigned To: Bill McCloskey (:billm)
: Jason Orendorff [:jorendorff]
Depends on:
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Reported: 2012-03-21 12:27 PDT by Jesse Ruderman
Modified: 2012-03-27 05:19 PDT (History)
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testcase (70 bytes, text/html)
2012-03-21 12:27 PDT, Jesse Ruderman
no flags Details
fix (2.02 KB, patch)
2012-03-26 13:23 PDT, Bill McCloskey (:billm)
igor: review+
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Description Jesse Ruderman 2012-03-21 12:27:16 PDT
Created attachment 608055 [details]

1. Install the new new version of

2. Set

user_pref("javascript.options.mem.gc_per_compartment", false);

3. Load the testcase.

Assertion failure: rt->gcMode != JSGC_MODE_GLOBAL, at jsgc.cpp:3618
Comment 1 Bill McCloskey (:billm) 2012-03-26 13:23:17 PDT
Created attachment 609455 [details] [diff] [review]
Comment 2 Bill McCloskey (:billm) 2012-03-26 13:24:55 PDT
Sorry, hit enter too fast.

It seems silly that callers of js::GC have to worry about the GC mode. This patch just moves the checks into Collect, so that we only have to remember to check in one place.
Comment 4 Ed Morley [:emorley] 2012-03-27 05:19:19 PDT

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