Re: Quote from comp.object
Date: Tue, 06 Mar 2007 14:07:25 GMT
>>On Mar 2, 3:30 pm, Bob Badour <bbad..._at_pei.sympatico.ca> wrote: >> >> >>>If we had true physical independence, even the process context switches >>>could mostly go away. >> >>Yeah. >> >>And we'd all have ponies too. >> >>There's a computer somewhere underneath it all, Bob. Ultimately you >>can't ignore that.
> Oh my goodness: a computer! Well that changes everything.
> Funny, I was going to post last week about approaches, including
> well-established ones, for avoiding the entire issue of process
> Erlang for example is a programming language whose computational
> model can support hundreds of thousands of simultaneous processes,
> yet has very high reliability and uptime.
Hmmmm.... yet another language I have to look into. Sigh. Received on Tue Mar 06 2007 - 15:07:25 CET