[concurrency-interest]java.util.concurrent.AtomicX classes and VOLATILE-ACQUIRE/RELEASE memory synchronization semantics

Doug Lea dl@cs.oswego.edu
Mon, 4 Feb 2002 06:09:07 -0500


> Do java.util.concurrent.AtomicX classes have any
> VOLATILE-ACQUIRE/RELEASE memory synchronization
> semantics? 

Yes. Hardly any of the javadoc for the AtomicX classes
is currently in place, but they will say this.

It's nice to have an easy question for a change :-)

-Doug