RFR: 8169931: 8k class metaspace chunks misallocated from 4k chunk freelist
stefan.karlsson at oracle.com
Wed Nov 23 11:53:12 UTC 2016
On 2016-11-22 23:48, Coleen Phillimore wrote:
> Looks good!
> On 11/22/16 4:37 PM, Stefan Karlsson wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> Here are the update patch, with changes suggested by Coleen and Thomas:
>> Changes to the previous patch:
>> * Removed list_chunk_size and instead used free_chunks(index)->size()
>> * Removed the const qualifier from list_index, since free_chunks isn't
>> declared const. Fixing this would have been a too large change for
>> this bug fix.
>> * Moved ChunkManager_test_list_index into the unit test section of
>> * Fixed a broken assert
>> On 2016-11-22 15:54, Stefan Karlsson wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>> Please, review this patch to fix a bug in ChunkManager::list_index():
>>> There's a great description of the bug in the bug report:
>>> There are two conceptual parts of the metaspace. The _class_
>>> metaspace, and the _non-class_ metaspace. They have different chunk
>>> sizes, and while querying for the list index of a humongous chunk in
>>> the class metaspace, the code accidentally matched the size against
>>> the MediumChunk size of the non-class metaspace.
>>> I've changed the code to not query against the global ChunkSizes
>>> enum, but rather the values stored inside the ChunkManager instances.
>>> Therefore, the list_index() function was changed into an instance
>>> I've written a unit test that provoked the bug. It's a simplified
>>> test with vm asserts instead of gtest asserts. The reason is that the
>>> ChunkManager class is currently located in metaspace.cpp, and is not
>>> accessible from the gtest unit tests.
>>> Testing: jprt, Kitchensink, parallel class loading tests
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