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Big memory jvm

Babji Reddy
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Joined: Jan 24, 2006
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Does java 7 address any of the features from ehCache/big memory?
Many frameworks suggest using direct buffering to overcome jvm limitations, what does new java say about it?
Richard Reese
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Joined: Jul 13, 2011
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Sorry, but Java 7 does not address those types of features. I am not aware of any feature in Java 7 that might provide similar capabilities.

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Alexei Kaigorodov

Joined: Feb 24, 2008
Posts: 17 includes paragraph "Direct vs. non-direct buffers". It is rather old feature, so you probably has in mind something other when talking about "direct buffering". What exactly did you mean?
Tim Moores

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What "JVM limitation" are you referring to, specifically?
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