RFR: 8268127: Shenandoah: Heap size may be too small for region to align to large page size [v4]

Zhengyu Gu zgu at openjdk.java.net
Mon Jun 7 13:04:41 UTC 2021

> TestLargePages.java failed on Linux AArch64, where large page size is 500M, and the test is configured to run with much smaller heap, e.g. 131M.
> This is *not* AArch64 specific, just none of our regular test machines has large page setup.
> I purpose two invariants:
> 1) Heap size always aligns up to page size that is requested.
> 2) Region size always aligns up to page size that is requested if heap is large enough to accommodate them. Otherwise, it aligns up to regular page size.
> This partially reverts JDK-8266802.
> Obviously, this is a corner case and is unlikely seen in real word. The alternative is to disable UseLargePages if heap size is too small, e.g. align_up(heap_size, page_size) < MIN_NUM_REGIONS.
> Test:
>   hotspot_gc_shenandoah

Zhengyu Gu has updated the pull request with a new target base due to a merge or a rebase. The incremental webrev excludes the unrelated changes brought in by the merge/rebase. The pull request contains six additional commits since the last revision:

 - rkennke's comment
 - Merge branch 'master' into JDK-8268127-large-page-small-heap
 - Window build
 - Fix compilation error
 - v2
 - v1


  - all: https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk/pull/4320/files
  - new: https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk/pull/4320/files/b5e0137c..e2c6a99e

 - full: https://webrevs.openjdk.java.net/?repo=jdk&pr=4320&range=03
 - incr: https://webrevs.openjdk.java.net/?repo=jdk&pr=4320&range=02-03

  Stats: 528241 lines in 2987 files changed: 463720 ins; 56426 del; 8095 mod
  Patch: https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk/pull/4320.diff
  Fetch: git fetch https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk pull/4320/head:pull/4320

PR: https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk/pull/4320

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