[concurrency-interest] PackedObjects

Doug Lea dl at cs.oswego.edu
Thu Nov 29 19:05:51 EST 2012


As a side note wrt other discussions, it is comforting to
see some progress in avoiding the other main source of Unsafe
hackery -- emulating structs/tuples etc. See the new
blog post on the IBM PackedObjects proposal at
   http://duimovich.blogspot.ca/
that specifically discusses this use case.
(See also the (independent) Oracle JEP
http://openjdk.java.net/jeps/169)

-Doug


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