RFR(L): 8186027: C2: loop strip mining
aph at redhat.com
Fri Nov 24 08:38:14 UTC 2017
On 23/11/17 21:59, Nils Eliasson wrote:
> The current situation is that we have some extra performance with
> UseCountedLoopSafepoints default off, but let some users have a bad
> experience when they encounter long time-to-safepoint times or failures
> (https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-5014723). I rather turn the
> table and have loop strip mining on, and let the power users experiment
> with turning it off for any uncertain performance boost.
That just sounds sensible to me, and very Java: we default to a reasonable
balance of throughput and predictability.
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