JEP 173: Remove Rarely-Used Combinations of Garbage Collectors

Kirk Pepperdine kirk at
Wed Dec 5 22:51:03 UTC 2012

On 2012-12-05, at 11:35 PM, Srinivas Ramakrishna <ysr1729 at> wrote:

> Not sure if "iCMS" is rarely used. I am thinking there may be "emdebbed" jvm's running in core/power-starved environments
> that might still find it useful. I agree that for desktop and server jvm's iCMS has probably outlived its useful life.

Sorry, I'd disagree that iCMS has outlived it's useful life :-)
> I agree though that from the standpoint of server environments, less is probably better, given the complexity of maintaining
> the various combinations.

This would be helpful.

-- Kirk

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