RFR (S): CR 8004318/JEP 171 Fences intrinsics
aleksey.shipilev at oracle.com
Tue Dec 4 09:34:04 PST 2012
On 12/04/2012 09:23 PM, Kirk Pepperdine wrote:
> I just have one question, what is a fence?
> On 2012-12-03, at 11:20 PM, Aleksey Shipilev <aleksey.shipilev at oracle.com> wrote:
>> (submitting this on behalf of Doug Lea)
>> Please see the preliminary webrev for changes associated with JEP 171
>> aka Fences . The webrev is here:
>> - built and tested on Linux x86_64
>> - java-concurrency-torture  fences tests  passes on Linux x86_64
>> - looking through generated assembly for torture tests
>> Please review the code changes while this thing flies through JPRT and
>> JEP is being "funded".
>>  http://openjdk.java.net/jeps/171
>>  https://github.com/shipilev/java-concurrency-torture
>>  java -jar concurrency-torture.jar -t ".*fences.*"
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