important news: refocusing discussion

Taral taralx at
Mon Mar 27 19:01:19 EST 2006

On 3/27/06, Ross Paterson <ross at> wrote:
> How about STM (minus retry/orElse) and TVars as the portable interface?
> They're trivial for a single-threaded implementation, and provide a
> comfortable interface for everyone.

+1 on STM as the core interface. Why do you suggest omitting retry/orElse?

Taral <taralx at>
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