From: Chris Thomasson (cristom_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-10-24 11:17:39
"Peter Dimov" <pdimov_at_[hidden]> wrote in message
> Chris Thomasson wrote:
>> Here is the initial experimental pseudo-code that I am thinking about
>> prototyping in IA-32 Assembly:
> Seems like it can work.
It sure does.
> Don't you only need one bit for writes though?
Yup. That would free up a bunch of extra space... I guess I could use it to
hold more readers.
> I have one at
> but your version is better. I see no need for assembly however.
I kind of like prototyping lock-free algorithms in assembly language because
it helps to address stuff like this:
I get a little paranoid about that sometimes...
I think I will go ahead and fully implement this and post it here shortly...
Thanks for your comments.
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