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From: Tom Tromey <tromey@cygnus.com>
To: Jesper Peterson <jep@esec.com.au>
Cc: "Boehm, Hans" <hans_boehm@hp.com>, java-discuss@sourceware.cygnus.com
Subject: Re: Thread.interrupt()
Date: Tue, 14 Mar 2000 17:27:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <200003150123.RAA10707@ferrule.cygnus.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <38CEE490.49E8E0C8@esec.com.au>

Jesper> and I wanted to point out that at least one of interuptable
Jesper> I/O or resource revocation (preferably both) *must* work. If
Jesper> neither works GCJ or Java generally would not be very useful
Jesper> to me.

I think both should work, if possible, in our implementation.

For Thread.interrupt(), I agree that the idea of restartability is
bogus.  That would require too much care in too many places, I think.
However, I still see this as useful for aborting I/O operations
partway through.

Tom

WARNING: multiple messages have this Message-ID
From: Tom Tromey <tromey@cygnus.com>
To: Jesper Peterson <jep@esec.com.au>
Cc: "Boehm, Hans" <hans_boehm@hp.com>, java-discuss@sourceware.cygnus.com
Subject: Re: Thread.interrupt()
Date: Sat, 01 Apr 2000 00:00:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <200003150123.RAA10707@ferrule.cygnus.com> (raw)
Message-ID: <20000401000000.mFll4n1_Xt96GljUk2s7wycGQQhsSuWQVDd-B0-OZS4@z> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <38CEE490.49E8E0C8@esec.com.au>

Jesper> and I wanted to point out that at least one of interuptable
Jesper> I/O or resource revocation (preferably both) *must* work. If
Jesper> neither works GCJ or Java generally would not be very useful
Jesper> to me.

I think both should work, if possible, in our implementation.

For Thread.interrupt(), I agree that the idea of restartability is
bogus.  That would require too much care in too many places, I think.
However, I still see this as useful for aborting I/O operations
partway through.

Tom

  reply	other threads:[~2000-03-14 17:27 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 51+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2000-03-14 16:30 Thread.interrupt() Boehm, Hans
2000-03-14 17:17 ` Thread.interrupt() Jesper Peterson
2000-03-14 17:27   ` Tom Tromey [this message]
2000-04-01  0:00     ` Thread.interrupt() Tom Tromey
2000-04-01  0:00   ` Thread.interrupt() Jesper Peterson
2000-04-01  0:00 ` Thread.interrupt() Boehm, Hans
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2000-04-01  0:00 Thread.interrupt() Bryce McKinlay
2000-03-13 13:33 ` Thread.interrupt() Bryce McKinlay
2000-03-14  2:24   ` Thread.interrupt() Kresten Krab Thorup
2000-03-14  3:26     ` Thread.interrupt() Bryce McKinlay
2000-04-01  0:00       ` Thread.interrupt() Bryce McKinlay
2000-03-14  5:52     ` Thread.interrupt() Jeff Sturm
2000-03-14 11:02       ` Thread.interrupt() Tom Tromey
2000-04-01  0:00         ` Thread.interrupt() Tom Tromey
2000-03-14 14:16       ` Thread.interrupt() Bryce McKinlay
2000-03-14 16:09         ` Thread.interrupt() Godmar Back
2000-04-01  0:00           ` Thread.interrupt() Godmar Back
2000-04-01  0:00         ` Thread.interrupt() Bryce McKinlay
2000-04-01  0:00       ` Thread.interrupt() Jeff Sturm
2000-04-01  0:00     ` Thread.interrupt() Kresten Krab Thorup
2000-04-01  0:00   ` Thread.interrupt() Bryce McKinlay
2000-03-16  4:08 Thread.interrupt() Miles Sabin
2000-04-01  0:00 ` Thread.interrupt() Miles Sabin
2000-03-15 13:52 Thread.interrupt() Boehm, Hans
2000-04-01  0:00 ` Thread.interrupt() Boehm, Hans
2000-03-15 13:06 Thread.interrupt() Miles Sabin
2000-04-01  0:00 ` Thread.interrupt() Miles Sabin
2000-03-15 12:55 Thread.interrupt() Boehm, Hans
2000-04-01  0:00 ` Thread.interrupt() Boehm, Hans
2000-03-15 11:57 Thread.interrupt() Miles Sabin
2000-04-01  0:00 ` Thread.interrupt() Miles Sabin
2000-03-15 11:38 Thread.interrupt() Boehm, Hans
2000-04-01  0:00 ` Thread.interrupt() Boehm, Hans
2000-03-15  5:51 Thread.interrupt() Miles Sabin
2000-04-01  0:00 ` Thread.interrupt() Miles Sabin
2000-03-14 11:26 Thread.interrupt() Boehm, Hans
2000-04-01  0:00 ` Thread.interrupt() Boehm, Hans
2000-03-14  9:57 Thread.interrupt() Boehm, Hans
2000-03-14 10:52 ` Thread.interrupt() Tom Tromey
2000-04-01  0:00   ` Thread.interrupt() Tom Tromey
2000-03-14 15:59 ` Thread.interrupt() Jesper Peterson
2000-04-01  0:00   ` Thread.interrupt() Jesper Peterson
2000-04-01  0:00 ` Thread.interrupt() Boehm, Hans
2000-03-14  7:47 Thread.interrupt() Miles Sabin
2000-04-01  0:00 ` Thread.interrupt() Miles Sabin
2000-03-14  6:00 Thread.interrupt() Miles Sabin
2000-03-14  7:36 ` Thread.interrupt() Jeff Sturm
2000-03-14 10:58   ` Thread.interrupt() Tom Tromey
2000-04-01  0:00     ` Thread.interrupt() Tom Tromey
2000-04-01  0:00   ` Thread.interrupt() Jeff Sturm
2000-04-01  0:00 ` Thread.interrupt() Miles Sabin

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