Second Code Review for WeakReference leak in the Logging API (6942989)
Daniel D. Daugherty
daniel.daugherty at oracle.com
Fri Jun 18 12:35:33 PDT 2010
Credit where credit is due...
That was David Holmes *and* Alan Bateman that were politely pushing me
to put limits on the number of Logger objects being cleaned up...
On 6/18/2010 1:25 PM, Daniel D. Daugherty wrote:
> I have a new version of my fix for the WeakReference leak in the
> Logging API done. This version uses ReferenceQueues; thanks to Eamonn
> McManus, Jeremy Manson and Tony Printezis for their insights on using
> ReferenceQueues. Here's a pointer to Tony's paper for background info:
> This version also has limits on the number of dead Loggers that are
> cleaned up per call; thanks to Alan Bateman for politely pushing me in
> that direction.
> The webrev is again relative to OpenJDK7, but the bug is escalated so
> the fix will be backported to the JDK6-Update train. So again, I'll
> need a minimum of two code reviewers.
> Here is the URL for the webrev:
> Thanks, in advance, for any reviews.
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