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From Torsten Curdt <tcu...@vafer.org>
Subject Re: [compress] Preparing for 1.12
Date Fri, 10 Jun 2016 09:02:27 GMT
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>
> You'll see that findbugs is unhappy about inconsistent synchronization
> introduced when I made the finish method of BZip2CompressorOutputStream
> synchronized due to COMPRESS-357
>
> Yes, blockSorter is accessed unsynchronized in different places, but we
> don't need to care as the class isn't thread safe anyway and all we
> wanted to do is to avoid a race condition with GC. I'd prefer to
> suppress the warning over synchronizing more of the class.
>
> Any feedback more than welcome.
>

My feedback: I'd rather recommend to get rid of the finalize over adding
synchronization. Using finalize is rarely a good idea. I wasn't aware we
have that in the code base.

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