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Date: 2004-01-29 (18:34)
From: skaller <skaller@t...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] ocaml and concurrency
On Thu, 2004-01-29 at 21:37, Martin Berger wrote:

> and I'm quite happy I
> > don't ever met in OCaml any of the most common concurrncy bugs
> > I enjoyed with Java and C++.
> i wonder why. ocaml essentially offers the same approaches to
> concurrency as do the relevant java or C/C++ libraries.

Ocaml relieves you of distractions and allows you
to concentrate on the design ..

Don't underestimate how bad C is. EG: g++ compiler
uses a linked list for lookup ... I mean you can't write:

let h = Hashtbl.create 97 in
Hashtbl.add h symbol valu

in C can you ...

John Max Skaller,
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