Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#673 closed defect (fixed)

logging in snark creates garbage even when disabled

Reported by: Zlatin Balevsky Owned by: zzz
Priority: minor Milestone: 0.9.2
Component: apps/i2psnark Version: 0.9.1
Keywords: logging OOM garbage Cc:
Parent Tickets: Sensitive: no


example http://pastethis.i2p/show/1543/

reason: even if logging at debug level is disabled, java will evaluate the arguments before they get put on the stack. Evaluating all these strings & java.util.Date objects is expensive.

Fixing requires all such uses to be prefixed by a predicate like is done in other parts of the code


Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by Zlatin Balevsky

Keywords: logging OOM garbage added

comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by zzz

Milestone: 0.9.2
Status: newaccepted

of course, left over from original port to I2P years ago.

but if logging is causing you to oom you have other problems…

comment:3 Changed 9 years ago by Zlatin Balevsky

see comment on ticket #674 why OOM stack traces don't really mean anything and instead heap dumps should be used for post-mortem analysis, or pofilers for runtime analysis

comment:4 Changed 9 years ago by zzz

Resolution: fixed
Status: acceptedclosed

Fixed in 0.9.1-2

Not going to continue a discussion of OOM analysis here…

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