Chapters on Computation: Zero

bithacksbithacks wrote 08/10/2015 at 13:49 • 1 min read • Like

A lovely doc popped up on Hacker News yesterday:

"Semaphores in Plan 9" by Sape Mullender and Russ Cox

Not much but a great textbook-level reminder on different synchronization mechanisms and their performance. The foundational one that people tend to forget about is P9's Rendezvous. So where's the Rama?