Eclipse Memory Analyzer 1.7.0 Release Review

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017


Minor release with some bugfixes and small improvements

Bug Fixes

java.lang.NegativeArraySizeException when running top_components report (Bug 515399).
OQL NullPointer exception with when clause and null select values (Bug 517165
Updating the MAT feature within the MAT RCPs causes errors (Bug 509589

Documentation Improvements

Eclipse Memory Analyzer tutorial: suggested improvement (Bug 491830

Build and Release Engineering

Refactor building of standalone products (Bug 509216
Cleanup of obsolete files (Bug 426684
API Certification: 

The project leadership certifies that the APIs in this release are "Eclipse Quality".

End of Life: 
  • No features are removed
  • No API has been deprecated / removed

MAT can work with the following heap dumps:

  • HPROF binary dumps
  • IBM PHD dumps
  • IBM System dumps
  • Further parsers can be provided using via extension point
This release is part of Eclipse Oxygen.