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From Tim Ellison <t.p.elli...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [classlib][pack200] Decoupling I/O and processing for unpacking scenario
Date Mon, 21 Jul 2008 11:11:10 GMT
Aleksey Shipilev wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 21, 2008 at 2:46 PM, Tim Ellison <t.p.ellison@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Of course, the new dependency on java.util.concurrent will mean it no longer
>> runs on 1.4.2 SE (unless people choose to use the concurrent utils
>> backport).
> Yep, it is. But it's better to prototype with j.u.concurrent to catch
> up the problems inferred by multi-threading alone, without intermixing
> them with heisenbugs due to custom multi-threading implementation. :)
> That's why I call that thing "prototype".

Understood.  The experimentation and 'playing' is good.

Tim

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