gcj and awt

Jeff Sturm jsturm@one-point.com
Thu Apr 19 18:22:00 GMT 2001


On 19 Apr 2001, Tom Tromey wrote:
> Hans> I've already received a complaint that it's not robust against
> Hans> threads started before the DLL is linked.  There's no obvious
> Hans> way to fix it for C/C++ clients, but for Java clients we
> Hans> potentially have other ways to deal with thread creation.
> 
> That's true for any thread Java creates.  But I think we'll still have
> problems with threads the user creates and then attaches via JNI.

Surely the AttachCurrentThread function could inform GC in that case?

> Some of the thread stuff in JNI is ugly.

No doubt about that.

Jeff




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