JDK-8187685 : NMT: Tracking compiler memory usage of thread's resource area
  • Type: Enhancement
  • Component: hotspot
  • Sub-Component: runtime
  • Affected Version: 10
  • Priority: P4
  • Status: Resolved
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • Submitted: 2017-09-19
  • Updated: 2019-11-18
  • Resolved: 2017-10-07
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Vladimir Kozlov wrote:
> Compilers also use a lot thread local ResourceArea -
> Thread::current()->resource_area() and NEW_RESOURCE_ARRAY() macro.
> But thread local area is defined as mtThread:

> Thread() is called from CompilerThread() and we can pass a parameter to 
> indicate user. Or add a virtual method to Thread class to check type of 
> thread.
> In the past we had compiler local changes to get information how much 
> memory was used during compilation but it was never get pushed. We 
> accessed Arena::_bytes_allocated for that.

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