[gclist] A Java question.
Wed, 26 Mar 1997 21:14:59 +0700
> From: Bryan O'Sullivan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: [gclist] A Java question.
> Date: Wednesday, March 26, 1997 3:35 AM
> m> All Java VM's must call finalizers and all as far as I know do.
> This is a potentially misleading statement, and should not be read to
> imply that an object's finalizer will always be called when it is
> garbage collected.
> m> I think you may be talking about the fact that once a finalizer has
> m> been called once, it will not be called again.
> A finalizer may be called more than once in some circumstances.