Module jdk.jfr
Package jdk.jfr

Annotation Type Period


@Retention(RUNTIME)
@Inherited
@Target(TYPE)
public @interface Period
Event annotation, specifies the default setting value for a periodic event.
Since:
9
  • Optional Element Summary

    Optional Elements
    Modifier and Type Optional Element Description
    String value
    Returns the default setting value for a periodic setting.
  • Field Summary

    Fields
    Modifier and Type Field Description
    static String NAME
    Settings name "period" for configuring periodic events
  • Field Details

  • Element Details

    • value

      String value
      Returns the default setting value for a periodic setting.

      String representation of a positive Long value followed by an empty space and one of the following units:

      "ns" (nanoseconds)
      "us" (microseconds)
      "ms" (milliseconds)
      "s" (seconds)
      "m" (minutes)
      "h" (hours)
      "d" (days)

      Example values: "0 ns", "10 ms", and "1 s".

      A period may also be "everyChunk" to specify that it occurs at least once for every recording file. The number of events that are emitted depends on how many times the file rotations occur when data is recorded.

      Returns:
      the default setting value, not null
      Default:
      "everyChunk"