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From: Erik de Castro Lopo <mle+ocaml@m...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Jane Street is hiring (as if you didn't already know)
Matthew Macy wrote:

> All of my
> professional time is spent doing things like lock pushdown in the
> network stack, identifying and eliminating false sharing between
> structures, minimizing lock contention in the file system, 10GigE
> network drivers etc. All of which is done in 'C' and will be for the
> foreseeable future.

That makes sense. I do quite low level stuff as well, even Linux device
drivers and that is not ever going to be done in Ocaml or Haskell :-).

I suppose that is where working for really small startups is so great.
I get to do everything from device driver hacking through to user space
functional programming.

Cheers,
Erik
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Erik de Castro Lopo
http://www.mega-nerd.com/