Sunbug 6934356: Vector.writeObject() synchronization risks serialization deadlock

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Thu Dec 16 17:12:10 UTC 2010

Neil Richards wrote:
> :
> I now notice that there isn't a bug in Java bug database exactly for
> the problem in Hashtable - though it's obviously related to 6934356,
> and to 4741471 (which removed writeObject() synchronization from the
> unsynchronized collection classes).
> (As in Vector, the problem in Hashtable has existed since 1.4).
I found it:

6927486: Deadlock in legacy Hashtable writeObject()

All yours :-)


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