RFR (S): 8165859: gcTaskThread is missing volatile qualifier and barriers for _time_stamps

Carsten Varming varming at gmail.com
Mon Sep 19 18:26:23 UTC 2016


Dear Erik,

According to orderAccess.hpp an acquire is supposed to be paired with a
release. It doesn't look like there is any synchronization on the data
written to the time stamp array, so what exactly is going on?

Carsten
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