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Date: 2006-03-08 (11:56)
From: skaller <skaller@u...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] STM support in OCaml
On Wed, 2006-03-08 at 12:32 +0100, Gerd Stolpmann wrote:

> Anyway, I think this question is misleading. The point is not to
> establish locking schemes that use the hardware better (i.e. that are
> faster), but to help programmers writing correct code.

My aim would be to do both -- they're not independent.
Who cares about concurrency if not to try to do some job faster?
And of course it's no good if you do the wrong thing faster :)

John Skaller <skaller at users dot sourceforge dot net>
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