[ Doug Lea ] [concurrency-interest] Re: AtomicInteger and AtomicLong should implement Number

Gregg G. Wonderly gregg.wonderly@pobox.com
Wed, 14 Jan 2004 09:23:06 -0600

>3. In those cases where people want value-based equality etc
>they can either rely on autoboxing, which provides reliable
>semantics at the possible cost of overhead, or create subclasses
>that add on particular equals, hashCode, and/or compareTo methods.

AtomicX classes are final last I looked

gregg@cytetech.com  (Cyte Technologies Inc)