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JVM Life Cycle

gopal venu
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Joined: Jan 06, 2006
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i want to know the whole JVM Life cycle, means ...What things happens when JVM Heap Allocations..class loading...etc..etc...what happens during its service time...mean when application allocation,GC,...etc.etc...and what happens when JVM shutdowns....gc,shutdownhook....etc...

I know few of the details...but want to know whole life cycle...and its exactly in order....

Please help me if any body knowns or having links....

Thanks in Advance
Tauri Valor
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Joined: Aug 03, 2005
Posts: 180

Pls go thru the following link where you can find a whole lot of specifics abt JVM :

Sudheer Yeu

A Moment's insight is sometimes worth a Life's experience.
gopal venu
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Thanks man...But i already knows that this things can be found it JVM Specification...But i dont have much time to read whole specification if u have clear cut idea about the question u can write here or can give me the link ...tutorial type...

Hope u understand my need ...

Thanks...again for your effort
Pradeep Kadambar
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Joined: Oct 18, 2004
Posts: 148
Then you must read this book.

Inside the Java Virtual Machine
by Bill Venners

They also have some free chapters.

I found this chapter very informative.Link

gopal venu
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Joined: Jan 06, 2006
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Thank you very much.....
I agree. Here's the link:
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