RFR(S): 8138681: Runtime.getFreeMemory() reports wrong value after humongous allocation.

Thomas Schatzl thomas.schatzl at oracle.com
Fri Nov 20 09:08:27 UTC 2015


Hi,

On Thu, 2015-11-19 at 16:30 +0100, David Lindholm wrote:
> Mikael,
> 
> Thanks for looking at this!
[...]
> 
> As we discussed offline I think I must create the filler objects and 
> update the BOT before the storestore, and after that update the 
> top-pointers.
> 
> However, as we also discussed offline I now call alloc_block() 
> separately for the filler object. Please see
> 
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~david/JDK-8138681/webrev.01/

  looks good.

Thomas




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