[concurrency-interest] Lock-free signaling

David Holmes dcholmes at optusnet.com.au
Sun Feb 18 21:38:05 EST 2007


Joe,

> There's Linux futexes, windows events, and probably some undocumented
> Solaris interfaces
> but yeah, a lock and condvar implementation could be problematic.

Current hotspot implementation is mutex+condvar on Solaris and Linux, and an
Event on Windows.

David Holmes



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