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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8213192 (process) Change the Process launch mechanism default on Linux to be posix_spawn
  3. JDK-8218924

Release Note: Default Process launch mechanism on Linux now uses posix_spawn

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    • Type: Sub-task
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: P4
    • Resolution: Delivered
    • Affects Version/s: 13
    • Fix Version/s: 13
    • Component/s: core-libs
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      13
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      Description

      `Runtime.exec()` and `ProcessBuilder`, on Linux now use `posix_spawn(3)` to spawn child processes. This increases reliability and performance in low-memory situations.

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            stuefe Thomas Stuefe
            Reporter:
            rriggs Roger Riggs
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