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errors in locking code in Trottiers book

joel smither
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Joined: Jan 01, 2005
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Hi all, I'm been reading Trottier's book "Java 2 Developer - Exam Cram 2".
I've stumbled across some links on the net that state that there are some errors in his locking code (specifically in his implementation of the LockManager) class.


Can anybody be more specific about what those errors are so I can correct the mistakes. I've been unable to find a web-site that has any corrections.

Thanks in advance.
peter wooster
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Joined: Jun 13, 2004
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Originally posted by joel smither:
Hi all, I'm been reading Trottier's book "Java 2 Developer - Exam Cram 2".
I've stumbled across some links on the net that state that there are some errors in his locking code (specifically in his implementation of the LockManager) class.


Can anybody be more specific about what those errors are so I can correct the mistakes. I've been unable to find a web-site that has any corrections.

Thanks in advance.


The problems with Alain's locking code are described in the replies from Andrew in this thread.
 
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