[concurrency-interest] Mixing volatile and synchronized
tim at peierls.net
Fri Oct 14 11:38:27 EDT 2005
Ryan LeCompte wrote:
> I know that there really isn’t a need to do this, but I was wondering if
> In other words, there is no harm in using a volatile variable in a
> synchronized method or block, right?
Right, no harm. Depending on the situation, one or the other might be superfluous, but there is
nothing unsafe about accessing a volatile in a synchronized block or method.
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