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Bug ID: JDK-6458100 Symbols and strings are resurrected in CMS perm gen when concurrent sweeping is disabled.
JDK-6458100 : Symbols and strings are resurrected in CMS perm gen when concurrent sweeping is disabled.

Details
Type:
Bug
Submit Date:
2006-08-08
Status:
Resolved
Updated Date:
2010-04-03
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2006-11-14
Component:
hotspot
OS:
generic
Sub-Component:
gc
CPU:
generic
Priority:
P4
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
6
Fixed Versions:
hs10 (b03)

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Description
References to Strings and Symbols remain uncleaned in StringTable and SymbolTable.
Hence symbols, strings and char arrays that are referenced from strings can become
alive again when strings or symbols is found in the table and reused.

                                    

Comments
EVALUATION

See description.
                                     
2006-08-09



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