RFR (XL) 8173715: Remove FlatProfiler

David Holmes david.holmes at oracle.com
Wed Aug 16 20:33:08 UTC 2017

Hi Gerard,

Not a review yet.

On 17/08/2017 3:48 AM, Gerard Ziemski wrote:
> hi all,
> (this is hotspot part of the change, the jdk part is being reviewed on jdk10-dev at openjdk.java.net)

The jdk part should be reviewed on core-libs-dev.

The build change should be reviewed on build-dev. And you have more work 
to do there to remove fprof from the set of known jvm features - see:



> The FlatProfiler (i.e. -Xprof) has been deprecated for a while, and now it’s the time to remove it.
> The changes are XL, but straightforward.
> If anyone knows of any other remnants that should still be removed, please let me know.
> issue:  https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8173715
> webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~gziemski/8173715_rev1_hotspot
> passes the following tests:
>   JPRT
>   RBT test_hotspot/test/serviceability/jvmti
>   RBT test_hotspot/test/gc
>   RBT test_hotspot/test/compiler
>   RBT test_hotspot/test/runtime
> Thank you.

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