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Equinox/Meeting Minutes/20110221

Attendees

  • Tom
  • John R.
  • Ian


Agenda

  • Bundle Pools and locking
  • OSGi API for R4.3 core.

Bundle Pools

  • File level locking on artifacts repositories
  • Ian investigated using the Location service to create a new Location
    • does not use the root of eclipse for locking purposes
    • for any operation that updates the artifact repo does a lock and load
    • using file timestamps at the moment. Some issues if there is many fast writes to disk
    • What about reading. Right now only checks timestamp to see if read cache is correct.
      • Do we need to lock here?
    • covered in bug 301903