We don't need jdk.internal.ref.Cleaner any more
chris.hegarty at oracle.com
Tue Feb 16 14:02:03 UTC 2016
On 15 Feb 2016, at 20:05, Mandy Chung <mandy.chung at oracle.com> wrote:
>> On Feb 15, 2016, at 9:06 AM, Uwe Schindler <uschindler at apache.org> wrote:
>>> On 15/02/2016 14:57, Chris Hegarty wrote:
> This patch looks correct to me. The innocuous thread created for common cleaner is of Thread.MAX_PRIORITY - 2 priority whereas the reference handler thread is of MAX_PRIORITY priority.
I see your point, but I don’t see this as an issue because threads failing to
allocate memory themselves get involved in cleaning. So pressure is
somewhat off the reference handler thread.
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