RFR: 8065804: JEP 171: Clarifications/corrections for fence intrinsics

Martin Buchholz martinrb at google.com
Thu Nov 27 02:15:13 UTC 2014

On Wed, Nov 26, 2014 at 5:08 PM, David Holmes <david.holmes at oracle.com> wrote:
> Please explain why you have changed the defined semantics for storeFence.
> You have completely reversed the direction of the barrier.

Yes.  I believe the current spec of storeFence was a copy-paste typo,
and it seems others feel likewise.

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