[9] RFR (S): 8148940: java/lang/ref/FinalizeOverride.java can time out due to frequent safepointing

Aleksey Shipilev aleksey.shipilev at oracle.com
Fri Feb 26 11:20:47 UTC 2016

On 02/26/2016 02:09 PM, Zoltán Majó wrote:
> But I think it is important to figure out what is the cost of the
> initialization of the java.lang.invoke infrastructure and of the ISC
> infrastructure. If these initializations happen at (or closely after) VM
> startup, they can potentially increase VM startup time.

Yes they can, but our experiments so far showed the impact is minimal in
normal operation. What seems to trip this test is any hiccup, however
transient, in VM code that is about to run finalize() code?

> So I filed a bug to investigate this problem:
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8150717

We already have:


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