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From: Anthony Williams (anthony_w.geo_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-09-19 12:16:16

"Peter Dimov" <pdimov_at_[hidden]> writes:

> 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:

Thanks. I'll have to look at Alexander's proposed swap-based implementation.


Anthony Williams
Software Developer
Just Software Solutions Ltd

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