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- Subject: RE: First timer on cooperative multitasking
- From: "Thijs Schreijer" <thijs@...>
- Date: Sat, 27 Aug 2011 13:33:41 +0200
> On Sat, Aug 27, 2011 at 11:22 AM, Marc Balmer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > How difficult would it be to make Lua true multithreaded? I know
> > is against the intentions of the inventors, but have experiments been
> > done in this direction?
> There is Diego Nehab's LuaThread:
> Remember that it enforces a global interpreter lock and so the
> performance will reflect that.
> steve d.
Thanks for your responses. I already checked that, but the links are dead.
Anyway, besides the possibilities to use preemptive, I set out to make this
also a learning experience for cooperative multitasking (other than that I
have no C skills whatsoever, and I'd like to save that for yet another
learning experience on some other project).