[concurrency-interest] Thread safety of WeakReference .get() method?

Raph Frank raphfrk at gmail.com
Wed Aug 8 08:50:51 EDT 2012

So, if I create a weak reference to an object when it is created, it
is still safe to use (well no less safe anyway).

Sounds like this issue occurs if the last reference to an object is
released by one thread and the WeakReference.get() is checked from

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