RFR: 8189389: Move heap creation into GC interface

Erik Österlund erik.osterlund at oracle.com
Thu Nov 16 09:56:15 UTC 2017

Hi Roman,

Sorry for the delay. Am I correct to assume a gcArguments.inline.hpp is 
missing from this changeset, with a create_heap_with_policy() member 
Otherwise, the approach looks good to me.


On 2017-11-16 10:23, Roman Kennke wrote:
>> This moves the heap creation code that is currently inside 
>> universe.cpp to the GC specific GCArguments subclasses, thus reducing 
>> GC specific stuff in shared code. It's based on top of 8189171 which 
>> should arrive in the repo today or very soon.
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~rkennke/8189389/webrev.00/ 
>> <http://cr.openjdk.java.net/%7Erkennke/8189389/webrev.00/>
>> Test: hotspot_gc
>> Ok?
>> Roman
> Ping?

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