[concurrency-interest] Javadoc for offer method in ConcurrentLinkedQueue

David Holmes dholmes@dltech.com.au
Thu, 11 Sep 2003 22:18:05 +1000


I wrote:
> I don't understand what you perceive as the problem. The
> javadoc for offer() hasn't been copied, it's been redefined
> to indicate that the offer can't fail (ie return false).
> For an unbounded collection offer() and add() have the same
> behaviour as they differ only in the failure mode related
> to capacity restrictions.


I just realized that Kasper may be looking at a packaged version of
the docs that has since been updated. The current docs are online at:

http://gee.cs.oswego.edu/dl/concurrent/dist/docs/index.html

Sorry for any confusion.

David Holmes