<AWT Dev> OpenJdk11-28-EA JDialog hanging

Mario Torre neugens at redhat.com
Thu Oct 25 14:40:21 UTC 2018

I'm not a reviewer, but FWIW I concur with the analysis and with the
proposed solution.

On Thu, Oct 25, 2018 at 10:05 AM Laurent Bourgès
<bourges.laurent at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Sergey & Martin,
>> > AWT experts, what do you advice about asynchronous events: to Block or to dispatch selected awt events...
>> I think that before answer this question we need to clarify why the current code hangs.
> According to me, Martin already exposed his detailled analysis of 2 cases making AWT to hang with several AppContexts: in summary, like a deadlock, the EDT threads are waiting for each other to dispatch SequencedEvents !
> Please Martin correct me, or maybe give us an updated diagnostic of the problem ?
> This thread is already quite long and both Martin & me invested a lot of time on debugging, fixing & testing, please give us your understanding, Sergey.
> Finally I am in favor of Martin's patch 2 sent by Oct 16th:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~mbalao/webrevs/8204142/8204142.webrev.02
> Cheers,
> Laurent

Mario Torre
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