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Is Volatile Long in java1.4 atomic?

sandy sean
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Joined: Dec 30, 2010
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I want to ask that whether volatile long or volatile double in java1.4 is atomic or not?

In java1.5 it is atomic but i am confused regarding java1.4.

Darryl Burke

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sandy, please BeForthrightWhenCrossPostingToOtherSites

luck, db
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Henry Wong

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Also, please SearchFirst. This topic has been discussed before....

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