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8278031: MultiThreadedRefCounter should not use relaxed atomic decrement
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Reviewed-by: kbarrett
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Markus Grönlund committed Dec 6, 2021
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6 changes: 5 additions & 1 deletion src/hotspot/share/jfr/utilities/jfrRefCountPointer.hpp
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Expand Up @@ -116,7 +116,11 @@ class MultiThreadedRefCounter {

bool dec() const {
return 0 == Atomic::sub(&_refs, 1, memory_order_relaxed);
if (0 == Atomic::sub(&_refs, 1, memory_order_release)) {

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dholmes-ora Dec 6, 2021


I don't follow this. What release is this acquire synchronizing with?

return true;
return false;

intptr_t current() const {
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