[concurrency-interest] Semantics of compareAndSwapX
aph at redhat.com
Fri Feb 14 10:27:15 EST 2014
On 02/14/2014 01:51 PM, Stephan Diestelhorst wrote:
> I am currently following up inside ARM about this, stay tuned. AFAICS,
> this should still be safe for basic locks.
Please note that this is not so much about locks but about CAS. I
don't think that locks are such a problem, but (arguably) CAS seems to
require more than locks do because of Java semantics.
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