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Thread Volatility

by Tjstretch on March 13th, 2012 at 01:49 PM
This is put at the top for those who don't want to read the entire thing.
  • Threads get more volatile as more are added, up to a point
  • Thread volatility jumps drammatically on my computer between 4 and 8 threads.
  • Calling non-volatile variables is very inaccurate

I recently posted a forum thread that more Java Threads will increase volatility. While I had seen the side-effect volatility and it seemed intuitive enough, I decided that n order

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Updated March 13th, 2012 at 03:26 PM by Tjstretch


Windows 7 Console

by Tjstretch on January 25th, 2012 at 04:31 PM
Well I encountered a problem recently that a lot of people were complaining about when I Googled, which is a lot of the time I like to share some basic console programs with only have functional java installed, and on windows 7 the command I used to use to open command prompt [Runnable.getRunnable().exec("exec /k run.bat")] no longer works due to security precautions. So I made a simple class that creates the functional equivalent of console for programs. Possibly the size of the console

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Updated June 20th, 2012 at 01:09 PM by Tjstretch (Looked over this code -- Added EDT, println(), handleException)