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Groovy example source code file (UnlimitedConcurrentCache.java)

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concurrenthashmap, concurrenthashmap, memoizecache, object, object, softreference, softreference, threading, threads, unlimitedconcurrentcache, unlimitedconcurrentcache, util

The Groovy UnlimitedConcurrentCache.java source code

package org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.memoize;

import java.lang.ref.SoftReference;
import java.util.Iterator;
import java.util.Map;
import java.util.concurrent.ConcurrentHashMap;

 * A cache backed by a ConcurrentHashMap
 * @author Vaclav Pech
public final class UnlimitedConcurrentCache implements MemoizeCache<Object, Object> {

    private final ConcurrentHashMap<Object, Object> cache = new ConcurrentHashMap();

    public Object put(final Object key, final Object value) {
        return cache.put(key, value);

    public Object get(final Object key) {
        return cache.get(key);

     * Replying on the ConcurrentHashMap thread-safe iteration implementation the method will remove all entries holding
     * SoftReferences to gc-evicted objects.
    public void cleanUpNullReferences() {
        final Iterator<Map.Entry iterator = cache.entrySet().iterator();
        while (iterator.hasNext()) {
            final Map.Entry<Object, Object> entry = iterator.next();
            Object entryVal = entry.getValue();
            if (entryVal != null && ((SoftReference) entryVal).get() == null) cache.remove(entry.getKey(), entryVal);

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