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From Emmanuel Bourg <>
Subject Re: Configuration - Reload Strategy in j2ee containers
Date Wed, 06 Apr 2005 21:41:44 GMT
Soaring Eagle wrote:

> Thanks Emmanuel. But how does commons cache this timestamp? If it is a
> singleton, how does commons ensure that the instance is always in
> memory? For example, such a time interval could be set to many days
> (concievably). How do ensure that the instance is not garbage
> collected before the interval arrives?

A ReloadingStrategy is assigned to the FileConfiguration, and the 
ReloadingStrategy keeps the timestamp. So as long as you keep a 
reference to your configuration, it will not be garbage collected.

Emmanuel Bourg

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