RFR(XS): JDK-8214272: Don't use memset to initialize arrays of MemoryUsage in memoryManager.cpp

Dmitry Chuyko dmitry.chuyko at bell-sw.com
Tue Nov 27 14:09:48 UTC 2018


Placement new sets values placed in arrays. The arrays as a whole are 
managed as before. I.e.:

GCStatInfo::~GCStatInfo() {
   FREE_C_HEAP_ARRAY(MemoryUsage*, _before_gc_usage_array);
   FREE_C_HEAP_ARRAY(MemoryUsage*, _after_gc_usage_array);
}

-Dmitry

On 11/27/18 5:00 PM, Aleksey Shipilev wrote:
> On 11/27/18 2:51 PM, Dmitry Chuyko wrote:
>> rfe: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8214272
>> webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~dchuyko/8214272/webrev.00/
> Ummmm. Aren't you leaking memory by calling "new" without "delete"?
>
> Consider this instead:
>
> diff -r a554db76b2e9 src/hotspot/share/services/memoryManager.cpp
> --- a/src/hotspot/share/services/memoryManager.cpp      Fri Nov 23 11:22:31 2018 +0100
> +++ b/src/hotspot/share/services/memoryManager.cpp      Tue Nov 27 14:56:09 2018 +0100
> @@ -169,7 +169,8 @@
>     _start_time = 0L;
>     _end_time = 0L;
> -  size_t len = _usage_array_size * sizeof(MemoryUsage);
> -  memset(_before_gc_usage_array, 0, len);
> -  memset(_after_gc_usage_array, 0, len);
> +  for (int i = 0; i < _usage_array_size; i++) {
> +    _before_gc_usage_array[i] = MemoryUsage();
> +    _after_gc_usage_array[i]  = MemoryUsage();
> +  }
>   }
>
> See, for example:
>   https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8213745
>
> -Aleksey
>


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