[E-Lang] Re: Why Not Coroutines? (was: Deadlock-free [was what is good about E?])

Jonathan S. Shapiro shap@eros-os.org
Thu, 19 Jul 2001 08:56:16 -0400


> Just as an aside, a high-performance E program might want to read from
disk
> asynchronously so that the whole E Vat doesn't have to wait for the disk
> access...

Indeed! In light of the concurrency discussion, I'm going to post an
off-topic note about stream management in EROS because it speaks to some of
the concurrency discussion.