From: Peter Dimov (pdimov_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-09-19 11:56:57
Peter Dimov wrote:
> This is what CRITICAL_SECTIONs do, and I recall being told by
> Alexander Terekhov that it is suboptimal (threads take the slow path
> when they could take the fast path). My tests with a contended queue
> seemed to prove him right.
> Unfortunately, I can no longer find his post where he explained that
> with Google.
Here it is:
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