Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Problems? Is your data what you think it is?
 
PerlMonks  

Re: Recursive locks:killer application. Do they have one?

by roboticus (Chancellor)
on Feb 02, 2012 at 11:34 UTC ( #951413=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Recursive locks:killer application. Do they have one?

BrowserUk:

I used to do a good bit of real-time programming (motion control systems) and haven't used recursive locks. I once thought to use them, but a more-experienced co-worker gave a similar argument against them, and suggested an algorithm change. Since then, I hadn't come up with any need for them. It's pretty convincing to me.

...roboticus

When your only tool is a hammer, all problems look like your thumb.

  • Comment on Re: Recursive locks:killer application. Do they have one?

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://951413]
help
Chatterbox?
[choroba]: I'm just repeating some else's words as I remembered them after having asked the same question
[choroba]: s/some/someone/
Discipulus what a pity all people do not speak only in eatalian..
[choroba]: we'd need video calls more often :)
[Discipulus]: i still suspect english has some logical 'curvature/ crookedness' that has and will have a big impact over programming
[Discipulus]: if you refere to gestures ++choroba
Discipulus still has problem with 'until' beyond simplest cases
[choroba]: ;-)
[Discipulus]: and larry studied natural languages too
[choroba]: Czechs have problems with unless

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others meditating upon the Monastery: (6)
As of 2017-05-27 20:19 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?