Serious GC bug

Bryce McKinlay bryce@albatross.co.nz
Fri Dec 22 18:31:00 GMT 2000


"Boehm, Hans" wrote:

> It turns out the hash synchronization bug I was chasing was actually a
> serious GC bug that apparently was there all along.  GC_gcj_malloc
> apparently released the allocator lock twice, in most cases.

I've checked this in. Interestingly, your test case ran fine for me with or
without the patch, however it runs measurably faster with the patch applied.

regards

  [ bryce ]




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