[concurrency-interest] Nice video interview with Tim Harris andSimon Peyton-Jones
brian at quiotix.com
Thu Dec 28 12:00:21 EST 2006
On the other hand, people said the same thing about garbage collection.
> I too have my doubts. I programmed general purpose transaction systems
> of an earlier era (Camelot and Encina, for the terminally curious), and
> they're harder to program in practice than they appear in theory. Of
> course the analogy between these systems and STMs is imperfect, but not
> entirely bogus, I think.
Unrelated unfortunate observation: There's snow on my driveway :(
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