Review Request (s) - 7015169 GC Cause not always set

Igor Veresov igor.veresov at
Fri Jan 28 06:37:42 UTC 2011

Looks good.


On 1/27/11 4:00 AM, Bengt Rutisson wrote:
> Hi Everybody,
> Following up on a mail discussion called "jstat LGCC column shows" on
> this mailing list. Yasumasa Suenaga has agreed to contribute the patch
> that he made to the OpenJDK project. I am helping him to get it pushed
> into the OpenJDK repositories.
> We created bug 7015169 for this issue. It is not available on
> yet, but I hope it gets published there soon.
> To push we need a couple of reviews. Here is the webrev:
> The problem was that _gc_cause was not set by all VM_GC_Operation that
> can request a GC. This was visible through jstat and with Yasumasa's fix
> the LGCC columns shows the correct GC cause.
> Thanks,
> Bengt

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