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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <>
Subject Re: Serious issue in Tomcat 5.0 and 5.5 which will affect Geronimo usage if not dealt with
Date Fri, 09 Sep 2005 02:11:38 GMT
I'm not sure there's anything we can do other than lobby that Tomcat  
gets fixed.  If Tomcat is unreliable, then people will choose to use  
Jetty with Geronimo.


On Sep 8, 2005, at 7:39 PM, Wade Chandler wrote:

> There is an issue in Tomcat 5.0.x and 5.5.x and
> presumably in any future release unless examined and
> fixed.  Please read over this and make some comments
> and don't simply comment on comments, but please look
> at java.util.HashMap and it's source code.  There is
> more than one issue with this bug, and it affects a
> lot of places.  The other issue is the response to the
> bug itself.  This seems to need more Apache and
> Jakarta developer attention and to definitely look at
> the issue and not rely on hear say, but to examine the
> issue in depth.  Currently it seems a best guess is
> the reason for not addressing this issue or even
> looking into it further.  Certainly the issue with a
> session variable being set and it not being able to be
> found in a later call is an issue in itself not
> including the error with a possible long ... hour
> running possibly infinite loop.  Please read and
> examine as it affects more than one Jakarta project.
> Thanks,
> Wade

Geir Magnusson Jr                                  +1-203-665-6437

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