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Artiom Gourevitch: Tracking Excessive Garbage Collection in Hotspot JVM

Artiom Gourevitch demonstrates Tracking Excessive Garbage Collection in Hotspot JVM:

Quite frequently due to memory leaks or other memory problems applications freeze leaving only the garbage collector (GC) process running unsuccessfully trying to free some space. The goal of this article is to show how to identify excessive GC and to get a heap dump whenever it occurs...

Community: OpenJDK