[concurrency-interest] CompletableFuture in Java 8

Josh Humphries jh at squareup.com
Thu Dec 4 13:11:41 EST 2014


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> And I think Josh's point that blocking (invoking get()) is *orthogonal* to
>> the ability for a reader/consumer to *write* the value of a computation,
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> Now that I think we can all agree on. But that was not how he phrased it
> AFAICT.
>

Admittedly, I didn't use exactly that phrase. But that is precisely what I
meant when I wrote this:

"So to me, splitting imperative completion and task-based implicit
completion into different interfaces is a different concern than splitting
blocking and non-blocking forms of consumption."
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