[jmm-dev] Actual IRIW use case?

Martin Buchholz martinrb at google.com
Wed Sep 30 05:11:14 UTC 2020

I suspect it's as simple as: the "application" is an IRIW test in jcstress.

VolatileIRIWTest.java:37:@Description("Tests the IRIW sequential consistency.")

On Tue, Sep 29, 2020 at 1:18 PM Hans Boehm <boehm at acm.org> wrote:
> I just noticed https://github.com/openjdk/jdk/pull/387 seems to claim that
> hotspot internally needs to specifically enforce IRIW ordering in places. I
> haven't had time to explore in detail ...
> Hans

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