RFR: 8221219: ZGC: Remove ZStallOnOutOfMemory option

Per Liden per.liden at oracle.com
Thu Mar 21 08:46:28 UTC 2019

Thanks Stefan!


On 3/21/19 9:40 AM, Stefan Karlsson wrote:
> Looks good.
> StefanK
> On 2019-03-21 09:12, Per Liden wrote:
>> The ZStallOnOutOfMemory option was added in ZGC's early days, and was 
>> at that time useful when testing and debugging. These days it's not so 
>> useful, and I can't really see anyone wanting to use it when running a 
>> real application as is can/will cause pre-mature OOMEs to be thrown. I 
>> suggest we remove it.
>> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8221219
>> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~pliden/8221219/webrev.0
>> (Change builds on JDK-8221212, which is out for review)
>> /Per

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