To get anything comparable to a goroutine in Java we look at an alternative OpenJDK called Project Loom that provides 'virtual threads', a new implementation of Thread that differs in memory footprint and scheduling.
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To get anything comparable to a
goroutine in Java we look at an alternative OpenJDK called Project Loom that provides 'virtual threads', a new implementation of
Thread that differs in memory footprint and scheduling.
Java does not have anything that is equivalent to a
goroutine, the nearest match is a
Thread, unlike Java threads though, you can run many more goroutines on a typical system, they will have a lower memory footprint, and will perform much better.
So whats the problem with Java Threads? In a nutshell, they are implemented in the JDK as trivial wrappers around operating system (OS) threads which introduces the following problems …
If you try and create too many OS threads you’ll get:
[error] (run-main-0) java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: unable to create native thread
On my macbook (2.2 GHz Intel Core i7, 16 GB 1600 MHz DDR3) I could create 2048 threads before “running out of memory”, this is actually linked to the
kern.num_taskthreads setting of 2048, so problem here was not so much to do with memory, but the number of threads the OS supports for my user. All platforms will impost limits though.
What is OpenJDK? OpenJDk or Open Java Development Kit is a free, open-source framework of the Java Platform, Standard Edition (or Java SE).
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