On Tue, Jan 20, 2009 at 02:52:46AM +0900, Charles Oliver Nutter wrote:
> I suppose we can volunteer JRuby as a guinea pig for this new definition 
> of critical=, and see how it goes. JRuby 1.1.7 will implement critical= 
> as a global mutex. We shall see how it goes :)

Will this be on or off by default?  It sounds dangerous, in that it
could silently break code.  Seems like it would be better to disable
critical= altogether and require users to adapt.

Paul