an icla is not required for a patch attached to a bz unless it is of
unusual size or not coded be the bz submitter.
On Feb 28, 2012, at 11:53 AM, Glenn Adams <gl...@skynav.com> wrote:
I support committing this patch, however I don't see an ICLA listed at 
for Alexios. Alexios, if you have not submitted an ICLA , please do so.
I would be happy to apply the patch (if Mehdi doesn't have the time).
On Tue, Feb 28, 2012 at 6:27 AM, Alexios Giotis <alex.gio...@gmail.com>wrote:
> About 6 months ago, I had a deadlock issue that regularly stopped
> production servers. While I was opening a bugzilla ticket, I found that
> this was already reported back in 2009. This issue is still opened as it
> was difficult to reproduce. On that issue, I added:
>  An explanation of why a deadlock is possible.
>  Stacktraces of deadlocked threads from a production server.
>  A small unit test that adds a Thread.sleep() to the PropertyCache to
> make it always reproducable.
>  A patch solving this issue.
>  Explanations of why the patch rewrites the existing PropertyCache
> This was then reviewed and unit tests were added . On top of this, I
> have committed the fix in my private branch and it works well on several
> big production systems. This is as far as I can go before a FOP committer
> takes it further. I am writing this because:
> - Deadlocks should be fixed. When they occur, there is no way around them.
> - The trunk is moving, the patch is aging and it will be more difficult to
> apply it over time.
> - It is discouraging for submitting more patches.
> Alexios Giotis
>  https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=46962#c3
>  https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/attachment.cgi?id=27342
>  https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/attachment.cgi?id=27477&action=diff
>  https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=46962#c7
>  https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=46962#c9