RFR 8204947: Port ShenandoahTaskTerminator to mainline and make it default
zgu at redhat.com
Thu Nov 29 18:15:35 UTC 2018
>> I did not port it to CMS, as it is deprecated.
> I submitted a job to push it through our testing infrastructure. I will
> also run it through our perf benchmarks checking for issues.
> As for CMS support, I would prefer to provide it - I need to see the
> reasoning in the CR - while CMS is deprecated, we may not be able to
> remove it in 13, while I would like to remove this flag independently
> and earlier :)
> With no CMS support for this task terminator we tie flag removal to CMS
> removal probably needlessly.
Okay, ported to CMS.
and passed hotspot_gc on Linux 64. I will run more tests.
> I have no opinion on whether we should simply drop the
> ParallelTaskTerminator, but since we need to have it in the code for
> CMS anyway, it seems cheap to have for one release or so.
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