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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-4133498

HPROF: Print "..." white hprof_dump is running

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    • Type: Enhancement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: P5
    • Resolution: Won't Fix
    • Affects Version/s: 1.2.0
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: tools
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    • Introduced In Build:
      1.5
    • Introduced In Version:
      5.0
    • CPU:
      generic
    • OS:
      solaris_2.5.1

      Description


      When using the new -Xhprof:{net,file} option when one hits ctrl-scrolllock
      or ctrl-\ to take a dump the dump can take a very long time and the user
      is stuck with the messgae :-
      "Dumping Java heap and allocation sites ... "
      Since all threads are suspended it's unclear to user if the application
      is hung or if there is something really happening.

      It would be nice to have a "." printed periodically while the dump file
      is begin created. HAT does this when it is chasing the references and
      it would be nice if -Xhprof did the same.

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            Assignee:
            ohair Kelly Ohair (Inactive)
            Reporter:
            alanb Alan Bateman
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