RFR: 8048020 - Regression on java.util.logging.FileHandler

Daniel Fuchs daniel.fuchs at oracle.com
Tue Jun 24 18:34:46 UTC 2014


Please find below a patch [1] for [2]:

8048020 - Regression on java.util.logging.FileHandler

This corresponds to the problem that was discussed on this list
in the following email thread:

"Zombie FileHandler locks can exhaust all available log file locks."

[1] http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~dfuchs/webrev_8048020/webrev.00/
[2] https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8048020

This patch would be a good candidate for being backported on 8, since
the issue was introduced in 8.

best regards,

-- daniel

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