[concurrency-interest] "Volatile-like" guarantees

Niko Matsakis niko at alum.mit.edu
Thu Feb 3 02:43:21 EST 2011


> Given that the Java Memory Model does not guarantee sequential consistency
> in the face of data races, I don't see how you can construct a
> sequentially-consistent but racy implementation on top of it.
>
> But this is something better discussed on the JMM mailing list.
>    
Indeed, I didn't realize there was such a mailing list.  I will move the 
discussion over there.


Thanks,

Niko


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