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Chris Wong: Multithreading and the Java Memory Model

Chris Wong's Multithreading and the Java Memory Model is available at JavaLobby:

At the New England Software Symposium, I attended Brian Goetz's session called "The Java Memory Model". When I saw the phrase "memory model" in the title I thought it would be about garbage collection, memory allocation and memory types. Instead, it is really about multithreading. The difference is that this presentation focuses on visibility, not locking or atomicity. This is my attempt to summarize his talk...

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