CNI changes (Was: Binary Compatibility)

Boehm, Hans
Mon Aug 4 18:51:00 GMT 2003

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tom Tromey []
> Hans> On IA64, this could be fixed by treating cached_function as a C
> Hans> volatile.
> But just to be clear, you're saying that we only need cached_function
> to be volatile if _Jv_LookupJNIMethod does something other than return
> the function pointer.

I believe that's correct.  A pointer load or store by itself is always atomic.


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