Small example of livelock regression in garbage collector for GCJ 3.3 under Win32

Øyvind Harboe oyvind.harboe@zylin.com
Tue May 20 17:29:00 GMT 2003


> Right, so it's related to the way that null pointer 
> exceptions are caught on Win32.  That's weird, because I 
> thought that platform generated pointer checks.


Division by zero can also cause the application to terminate
(as well as livelock).

If I add "throw new NullPointerException();" I do not see the problem.

Øyvind



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