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

Zoltán Majó zoltan.majo at oracle.com
Fri Feb 26 11:42:46 UTC 2016

On 02/26/2016 12:20 PM, Aleksey Shipilev wrote:
> 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?

Yes, I assume so.

>> So I filed a bug to investigate this problem:
>> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8150717
> We already have:
>   https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8086045

Okay, I closed JDK-8150717 as a duplicate of JDK-8086045.

Best regards,


> Cheers,
> -Aleksey

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