[concurrency-interest] Backport limitations

David Holmes dcholmes at optusnet.com.au
Tue May 2 22:29:39 EDT 2006


Dawid,

> It is the latter (dev resources), plus it seemed low priority comparing
> to other things. I didn't have time to sit and analyze how the j.u.c.
> implementation avoids the risk of deadlock / starvation, which I suppose
> it must do at least for fair semaphores.

j.u.c doesn't do anything special with this. What deadlock/starvation risks
where you thinking of?

Cheers,
David Holmes



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