JDK-6366021 : Implement GC time limit feature for permanent gen collections.
  • Type: Enhancement
  • Component: hotspot
  • Sub-Component: gc
  • Affected Version: 5.0u4,7
  • Priority: P4
  • Status: Closed
  • Resolution: Won't Fix
  • OS: generic
  • CPU: generic
  • Submitted: 2005-12-21
  • Updated: 2014-04-08
  • Resolved: 2012-04-09
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If an excessive amount of time is being spent garbage collecting and
small amount of space in the object heap (young + tenured generations),
an out-out-memory will be thrown.  Consider extending that feature to
collections caused by lack of permanent gen space.

EVALUATION With perm gen removal, this change is mote.