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Re: Fileassoc locking

On Fri, Jan 01, 2010 at 06:10:07PM +0000, Mindaugas Rasiukevicius wrote:
> For very intensive read-mostly locking, there are alternatives, such
> as read-optimised locks (with a high cost of write-locking), RCU-like
> synchronisation, lockless design or perhaps other tricks.  :)

Be careful about lockless algorithms -- most are as heavy on the bus as
classic mutex/rw locks.


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