[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] Request for review/OpenJDK6: 6892485: Deadlock in SunGraphicsEnvironment / FontManager

Andrew John Hughes ahughes at redhat.com
Tue May 4 10:29:56 UTC 2010

On 3 March 2010 16:01, Roman Kennke <Roman.Kennke at sun.com> wrote:
> This is the fix for the deadlock problem in
> SunGraphicsEnvironment/FontManager backported to OpenJDK6. It is
> slightly different from the OpenJDK7 version due to the restructured
> font manager, but the basic idea is the same: instead of sync'ing on 2
> different lock objects (with the potential of entering the monitors in
> the wrong order) we only sync on one (the FontManager class in this
> case, was the FontManager instance in JDK7).
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~rkennke/6892485/webrev.02/
> Ok to push?
> Also, is there any additional stuff that needs to be done for pushing to
> OpenJDK6, I never did that and I see that there are not team
> repositories. When I have 2 ok's, should I push directly to the
> jdk6/jdk6-gate/jdk repository?

Fixes for OpenJDK6 need to be approved by Joe Darcy.  New patches
(rather than backports) sometimes also need additional review from
people working in the appropriate area.

> Thanks, Roman

Andrew :-)

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