[heap] Cap the initial old generation size

Currently the initial old generation size is set to the half of the
maximum old generation size. This is problematic for huge heaps.
This patch introduces an upper bound of 512MB (256MB) for x64 (x32).

Bug: chromium:961272
Change-Id: If4a6b839ebe688e5b0bc41749ac34f7a31849e21
Reviewed-on: https://chromium-review.googlesource.com/c/v8/v8/+/1605731
Commit-Queue: Ulan Degenbaev <ulan@chromium.org>
Reviewed-by: Hannes Payer <hpayer@chromium.org>
Cr-Commit-Position: refs/heads/master@{#61515}
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README.md

V8 JavaScript Engine

V8 is Google's open source JavaScript engine.

V8 implements ECMAScript as specified in ECMA-262.

V8 is written in C++ and is used in Google Chrome, the open source browser from Google.

V8 can run standalone, or can be embedded into any C++ application.

V8 Project page: https://v8.dev/docs

Getting the Code

Checkout depot tools, and run

    fetch v8

This will checkout V8 into the directory v8 and fetch all of its dependencies. To stay up to date, run

    git pull origin
    gclient sync

For fetching all branches, add the following into your remote configuration in .git/config:

    fetch = +refs/branch-heads/*:refs/remotes/branch-heads/*
    fetch = +refs/tags/*:refs/tags/*

Contributing

Please follow the instructions mentioned at v8.dev/docs/contribute.