RFR(XS): 8010227: Remove promotion failed from young collection event

Jesper Wilhelmsson jesper.wilhelmsson at oracle.com
Tue Mar 19 05:13:58 PDT 2013

Yes, I'll do that. Thanks!

On 19/3/13 10:53 AM, Bengt Rutisson wrote:
> Hi Jesper,
> I think you can remove the YoungGCInfo class all together. Other than that it
> looks good.
> Bengt
> On 3/18/13 10:04 PM, Jesper Wilhelmsson wrote:
>> Could I have a couple of reviews for this really small change?
>> Bug 8010227: http://bugs.sun.com/bugdatabase/view_bug.do?bug_id=8010227
>> The young garbage collection tracing event has a boolean to indicate if a
>> promotion failed has occurred or not. This information is also available in
>> its own event so the variable is duplicating the information. It was
>> introduced for convenience to make it easy to see if a collection got
>> promotion failed or not when looking at the GC events. However, the existence
>> of this variable complicates the implementation of the evacuation failed event
>> for G1, so we have decided to remove it.
>> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jwilhelm/8010227/webrev/
>> Thanks,
>> /Jesper

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