RFR JDK-8059510 Compact symbol table layout inside shared archive

Jiangli Zhou jiangli.zhou at oracle.com
Tue Dec 9 04:49:24 UTC 2014

Hi John,

Here is the webreve that incorporated your latest suggestions, if you 
want to take another look.


Going through the final testing (including JPRT) of the change, so far 
so good.


On 12/05/2014 09:05 PM, Jiangli Zhou wrote:
> Ok. Thanks, John.
> Jiangli
> On 12/05/2014 08:54 PM, John Rose wrote:
>> On Dec 5, 2014, at 4:44 PM, Jiangli Zhou <jiangli.zhou at oracle.com 
>> <mailto:jiangli.zhou at oracle.com>> wrote:
>>> I wonder if it would help more when we also add the support for 
>>> string table. With a lower hash table load factor, the percentage of 
>>> buckets with one entry increases. I'm inclined to leave it in if 
>>> there is no strong objection.
>> Yes, it will help with a lower load factor.  I'm OK either way. 
>>  (Would still like to reduce the number of indirections, but that's 
>> for later.)  — John

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