RFR: 8166790: Add stress test GCBasher
dmitry.fazunenko at oracle.com
Fri Sep 30 10:19:12 UTC 2016
The change looks good, thank you for doing that fix.
On 28.09.2016 18:01, Erik Helin wrote:
> Hi all,
> this patch adds a new GC stress test called GCBasher. GCBasher builds up
> large (well, for some definiton of large) object graphs by figuring out
> the relations between classes in the JDK. The test usually stresses the
> GC quite a lot, especially when run with a smaller heap.
> The changes in the top-level repository are for JPRT. JPRT will now run
> the jtreg test GCBasher instead of the old version.
> - hotspot: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~ehelin/8166790/hotspot/00/
> - top: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~ehelin/8166790/top/00/
> - Running the new jtreg test locally on Linux x86-64:
> $ jtreg -jdk:build/fastdebug/jdk hotspot/test/gc/stress/TestGCBasher.java
> (can also be run via: $ make test TEST=hotspot_fast_gc_gcbasher)
> - JPRT
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