[Mono-bugs] [Bug 55749][Maj] Changed - Another deadlock when running static constructors
Fri, 19 Mar 2004 08:29:15 -0500 (EST)
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Changed by email@example.com.
--- shadow/55749 2004-03-19 08:15:54.000000000 -0500
+++ shadow/55749.tmp.9075 2004-03-19 08:29:15.000000000 -0500
@@ -99,6 +99,19 @@
------- Additional Comments From firstname.lastname@example.org 2004-03-19 08:15 -------
I'm pretty sure the real fix would be to use the algorithm in the spec.
In the meantime, it should be possible to use a per-vtable lock instead
of the domain lock. That would fix the most common occurences of this
+------- Additional Comments From email@example.com 2004-03-19 08:29 -------
+Ok, I will work on this three fixes:
+* I will move mini_method_compile out of the domain lock. In the worst
+case we can have two threads compiling the same method, but one of
+them will discard the compiled method after realizing that someone
+already did the job. This should get rid of deadlocks between managed
+and unmanaged locks.
+* I will add a per-class domain lock, to avoid multiple threads
+running the same class constructor.
+* I will implement the algorithm in the spec, so this should get rid
+of deadlocks between class constructors trying to execute each other.