Does Java do anything to prevent files from changing out from under it?
fw at deneb.enyo.de
Tue May 20 07:24:29 UTC 2008
* Martin Buchholz:
> Fixing this would require hooking into the OS file modification
> notification mechanism; not easy; how to abort a class load in
Does the JVM ever reopen a JAR file to read more classes?
If it this isn't the case, at least there's a clean way to replace JARs
on UNIX platforms while a JVM is still referencing them.
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