RFR (XXS): 8072688: Description of flag ExplicitGCInvokesConcurrent should mantion G1 as well [Was: Re: comments in globals.hpp]

Mikael Gerdin mikael.gerdin at oracle.com
Mon Feb 9 15:30:59 UTC 2015



On 2015-02-09 16:17, Jesper Wilhelmsson wrote:
> Mikael Gerdin skrev den 9/2/15 16:08:
>> On 2015-02-09 16:01, Thomas Schatzl wrote:
>>> Hi Jesper,
>>>
>>> On Fri, 2015-02-06 at 15:30 +0100, Jesper Wilhelmsson wrote:
>>>> Hi Kirk,
>>>>
>>>> Thanks for reporting this!
>>>> I filed a bug:
>>>> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8072688
>>>>
>>>> and have a fix out for review:
>>>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jwilhelm/8072688/webrev.00/
>>>>
>>>
>>>    looks good - not sure if the explicit mention of the two
>>> collectors is
>>> necessary. We do not do it for many other flags either.
>>
>> I agree that it would be better to not mention any specific GC:
>> "effective only when a concurrent GC is enabled"
>> is my suggestion.
>>
>
> Since I already changed it to "(effective only when using concurrent
> collectors)" and published the new webrev, that is my suggestion :)
>
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jwilhelm/8072688/webrev.01/

That's fine with me.

/Mikael

>
> /Jesper
>
>> /Mikael
>>
>>>
>>> Maybe if you waited a little more if somebody else feels strongly about
>>> this.
>>>
>>> You do not need to hide the review request too :)
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>>    Thomas
>>>
>>>


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