[logback-dev] [JIRA] Commented: (LBCORE-97) Starvation on AppenderBase.doAppend

Thorbjoern Ravn Andersen ravn at runjva.com
Sat May 30 19:53:10 CEST 2009

Joern Huxhorn skrev:
> On 30.05.2009, at 15:11, Thorbjoern Ravn Andersen wrote:
>> Joern Huxhorn (JIRA) skrev:
>>> This is a general problem that was introduced in Java 1.6. It's only 
>>> showing up badly in case of real multi-core systems which made it a 
>>> bit hard for me to analyze on my terribly outdated 3-year old laptop 
>>> at work...
>>> I guess that's the price a company has to pay if their developers 
>>> are forced to work with flint stone devices.
>>> Are you reading this, IT department?? :p
>> If I understand you correctly, your current machine WORKS, but a 
>> newer will NOT work?
>> So you are basically proving that you should NEVER have a newer machine?
> I'd suggest that the development machine should ideally be comparable 
> to the machine that the app is later deployed to ;)
Ok.  So NOBODY should EVER have a newer machine :)

The IT-department will love that - think of all the money saved :-D

> Granted, this is a very special case but my laptop is really slow as 
> hell and constantly overburdened by IDEA plus the rest of the apps 
> necessary for day-to-day work :(
First step is maximizing the RAM.   You have, already?

Next step is sitting down with the one responsible for your 
_productivity_ and let him see you work for ten minutes with all the 
> And to get serious again :) our app may work on my machine but it does 
> so only by chance since it essentially contains code based on wrong 
> assumptions...
Raise the flag :)

  Thorbjørn Ravn Andersen  "...plus... Tubular Bells!"

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