hs_err_pid file summary proposal

Vladimir Ivanov vladimir.x.ivanov at oracle.com
Mon Jul 13 21:59:40 UTC 2015


I'm curious how important is it to have 3 lines of time info:
   time: Mon Jul 13 22:56:17 2015
   timezone: DFT
   elapsed time: 13 seconds (0d 0h 0m 13s)

IMO elapsed time is the one deserving mentioning in the summary.

Best regards,
Vladimir Ivanov

On 7/11/15 1:31 AM, Coleen Phillimore wrote:
> I've been working on improvements to the hs_err_pid file.  One
> suggestion was to add a summary because some information is hard to find
> in the file, and is very helpful during triaging.   Realizing that
> everyone has their own opinion of the most important information in the
> hs_err_pid file, the summary information is minimal and additive, and
> represents the information that we generally add to the bug report to
> supplement the hs_err_pid file. Also the stack traces have been moved up
> because that's what my opinion of the most important thing is.
> This summary proposal can be found in my last 2 comments in bug:
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8026324
> There are some samples in the bug report als.
> Please reply with comments.  I have implemented this, but this is not an
> RFR yet.
> open webrev at http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~coleenp/8026324.01/
> Thanks!
> Coleen

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