Andrew Dinn adinn at redhat.com
Wed Aug 26 19:04:56 UTC 2015

On 26/08/15 20:01, Aleksey Shipilev wrote:
> On 08/26/2015 06:07 PM, Doug Lea wrote:
>> On 08/26/2015 10:12 AM, Andrew Haley wrote:
>>> On 08/26/2015 03:01 PM, Doug Lea wrote:
>>>> This is an issue of large importance to a small audience,
>>>> and is at the moment an orphan. To work out, I think it
>>>> requires at least some involvement from compiler and/or IDE
>>>> developers. If you are or know of someone who might be interested
>>>> in pursuing, please encourage them/yourself to consider it.
>>> At the minimum, all this needs is an empty native method.  That's not
>>> the most efficient long-term solution but it is enough.
>> Right. The reachabilityFence method itself is already in
>> jdk9/sandbox (thanks to Aleksey). 
> Well, it's not really pushed anywhere yet:
>  https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8133348

Well, that was easy. What did you do in the afternoon?


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