RE: JavaMemoryModel: On which JDK 1.4 VMs is "volatile access" already compliant with the proposed JDK 1.5 JMM?

From: Doug Lea (
Date: Tue Feb 10 2004 - 19:31:28 EST

> For which 1.4 JVMs can we be certain that a == d?

Officially, none of them. JSR133 is a JDK1.5 spec.
Unofficially, at least Sun hotspot has been approximately
compliant since 1.4.0, and known failures have been treated
as bugs and fixed.


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