Using CMS, any chance of forewarning a serial full GC is imminent?
stack at duboce.net
Fri Mar 19 20:31:26 PDT 2010
Or, running CMS, is there a way to trigger full serial GC? If we
could make it run explicitly at preordained times, this would be an
improvement over it happening at maximum-embarrassment time.
On Fri, Mar 19, 2010 at 8:21 PM, Stack <stack at duboce.net> wrote:
> Our app, a distributed database, usually does fine running CMS but
> when we trip a full serial GC, its disruptive (speaking
> Monitoring the running application, watching the logs or patching into
> the JVM-TI, is there any indicator that you know of that would give us
> forewarning of an imminent full serial GC? If we had this, we could
> take evasive action.
> P.S. G1 is what we really need but going by the response up on this
> and by how easy our application crashes recent releases, it looks like
> its going to be a good while before it'll work for our case (We're an
> open source database so talking to our sun/oracle vendor is not an
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