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Subject: Re: [boost] [lock-free] CDS -yet another lock-free library
From: Khiszinsky, Maxim (Maxim.Khiszinsky_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-03-29 02:06:19

Tim Blechmann
> ... interesting ... unfortunately hazard pointer are patented ... i guess it
> is similar with the pass-the-buck algorithm :/

Yes, Hazard Pointer is patented :-(. IIRC, the pass-the-buck algorithm requires double-CAS...
Of course, Harris & Fraser's MCAS would be helped in this case. The experiments are needed...

> i am currently quite busy with other things, but maybe i can have a look at
> your implementation in the next few days ...

I would be very much obliged to you

Regards, Max

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