RFR (M): 8217778: StringTable cleanup miscalculates amount of dead objects
thomas.schatzl at oracle.com
Tue Jan 29 09:51:31 UTC 2019
On Mon, 2019-01-28 at 16:46 -0500, coleen.phillimore at oracle.com wrote:
> Hi Thomas, Can you forward the review thread for JDK-8213229?
the thread starts at
, but the interesting part is probably starting here
> I wonder if we could just trigger_unloading after any GC has run and
> ignore dead string counts. Are they ever zero?
That seems to be a waste of cpu cycles assuming that interned strings
typically have a "long" lifetime.
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