RFR: 8034944: (process) Improve subprocess handling on Solaris
rob.mckenna at oracle.com
Fri Mar 21 18:23:20 UTC 2014
..just realised I had an out of date webrev up there, I've just updated
in place in case anyone is looking at it.
On 21/03/14 17:43, Rob McKenna wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I'd like to push this change into JDK8 & 7. There is other work going
> on in 9 which will supersede this fix so there is likely no point in
> pushing to that release.
> This is backport of the threadpool specific changes from
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-6944584 along with some
> cosmetic changes in order to keep the code somewhat similar.
> In a nutshell a new process reaper thread was spawned for every
> Process created by the JDK. This fix runs these reaper threads in a
> thread pool to save on thread creation when creating a lot of new
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