From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2001-07-03 11:09:38
At 05:09 AM 7/3/2001, Alexander Terekhov wrote:
>> > > I have no idea what a "monitor pattern" is, for
>> > example.
>> > Look it up :).
>> Where? David Butenhof's book never mentions it, and Google just gives
>> a bunch of links to VDU vendors. Can you point me to a web site that
>> describes it?
Try Hoare Monitor. Google shows 3,820 hits.
>"Monitors: An Operating System Structuring Concept
> C.A.R Hoare..."
Thanks for the link, Alexander.
Hoare's and Brinch-Hansen's works on Monitors are among the most famous
computer science papers ever published. It is hard to imagine a quality
threading library not designed to build on their work.
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