hc-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Eric Johnson <e...@tibco.com>
Subject Re: DO NOT REPLY [Bug 24309] - MultiThreadedHttpConnectionManage r daemon Thread never GC'd
Date Wed, 12 Nov 2003 19:20:36 GMT
Dennis,

Of course.  Not to worry, though, in that the gc() call in question is 
inside of a test case, not the HttpClient library itself.

-Eric.

Dennis Cook wrote:

>I just a comment about GC.  Libraries that call for GCs are not very
>application friendly.  When a library that is a small part of an application
>explicitly invokes GCs, it can have a dramatic effect on the performance of
>the whole application.  This must have been seen as a common problem,
>because Java 1.4 offers the -XX:+DisableExplicitGC option to disable the
>System.gc() and return control of GC back to the JVM where it belongs.  
>
>Dennis Cook
>BeVocal, Inc.
>tel:  650-641-1424
>fax: 650-210-9275
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Ortwin Gl├╝ck [mailto:ortwin.glueck@nose.ch]
>Sent: Wednesday, November 12, 2003 12:21 AM
>To: Commons HttpClient Project
>Subject: Re: DO NOT REPLY [Bug 24309] -
>MultiThreadedHttpConnectionManager daemon Thread never GC'd
>
>
>Mike,
>
>in the test case I would rather introduce a Thread.sleep AFTER the 
>System.gc() call as well to give the GC time to run. GC happens 
>asynchronously. The System.gc() call is not blocking!
>
>Odi
>
>  
>
>>http://nagoya.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=24309
>>
>>    
>>
>
>  
>
>>------- Additional Comments From becke@u.washington.edu  2003-11-12 00:27
>>    
>>
>-------
>  
>
>>Any more thoughts on this one, or should I apply?
>>
>>Mike
>>
>>    
>>
>
>
>---------------------------------------------------------------------
>To unsubscribe, e-mail:
>commons-httpclient-dev-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org
>For additional commands, e-mail:
>commons-httpclient-dev-help@jakarta.apache.org
>
>---------------------------------------------------------------------
>To unsubscribe, e-mail: commons-httpclient-dev-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org
>For additional commands, e-mail: commons-httpclient-dev-help@jakarta.apache.org
>
>
>  
>


---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: commons-httpclient-dev-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: commons-httpclient-dev-help@jakarta.apache.org


Mime
View raw message