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From Tim Ellison <t.p.elli...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [M9] Last blocker
Date Wed, 01 Apr 2009 12:56:45 GMT
Alexei Fedotov wrote:
> As Mark said [1], the main difference in socket handling between jvms
> is system call interruption. DRLVM sends termination signals to system
> calls before stop the world garbage collection, hence they should be
> restarted (i.e. any system call should be put in a loop).

Without getting into a debate about the virtues of interrupting an OS
call for GC purposes <g>, can you point me towards any examples of
native code that correctly handles these signals today?  I'd like to
reuse a working example rather than hack something up.

Regards,
Tim

> Thanks!
> 
> [1] http://markmail.org/thread/kbs7bfcnkcfggyc4


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