[concurrency-interest] Significance of volatile static

Mark Thornton mthornton at optrak.com
Thu Jun 23 03:36:22 EDT 2011


On 23/06/11 00:59, Boehm, Hans wrote:
>
> As it stands, I suspect little real code uses any of these techniques, 
> and a lot of (most?) Java code using finalizers or weak references is 
> still broken.  But it works correctly most of the time, especially on 
> x86-32.
>

Does the concurrent behaviour of x86-64 differ significantly from x86-32?

Mark Thornton
>
>

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://cs.oswego.edu/pipermail/concurrency-interest/attachments/20110623/fe0493b1/attachment.html>


More information about the Concurrency-interest mailing list