Linux semaphores

January 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

Re: Schedule idle MOLNAR Ingo ([email protected]) Wed, 11 Nov 1998 04:09:32 +0100 (CET) […] > _please_ We can do better than this. Only semaphores (not [...]

Deterministic multithreading

August 10, 2009 | 0 Comments

An interesting paper appearing in ASPLOS proceedings provides a “deterministic” locking method Kendo enforces a deterministic interleaving of lock acquisitions [...]

Patent trolling and guilty knowledge

September 17, 2008 | 1 Comment

Mr. Myhrvold: All of this fear is from people who have guilty knowledge of their own actions. There are lots of major tech companies that grew from zero to gigantically [...]

Meaning of concurrent programs and IP

July 17, 2008 | 0 Comments

Most of the new draft of the Concurrent Programs paper has to do with trying to specify problems and solutions in synchronization via an atomic  “compare and [...]