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Re: [Chicken-users] google summer of code

From: Peter Bex
Subject: Re: [Chicken-users] google summer of code
Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2008 18:33:04 +0100
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On Wed, Mar 05, 2008 at 04:59:31PM +0100, Leonardo Valeri Manera wrote:
> On 05/03/2008, Elf <address@hidden> wrote:
> >
> >  what is eINIT?
> Lets not veer off-topic, but its an alternative init system for
> uni[xc]es -
> Currently we're using guile for our scheme modules because we can't
> figure out a way to make 9pfs through libixp, the native threading of
> our c and xml/sh modules, and chicken's threads play nice together -
> blocking io being one of the major stumbling blocks. I don't like
> guile, but at least this way we only have to deal with glibc bugs >_>

Did you check out the chicken 9p egg?  It works in multithreaded apps,
but two threads can (currently) not share one connection to a server.

"The process of preparing programs for a digital computer
 is especially attractive, not only because it can be economically
 and scientifically rewarding, but also because it can be an aesthetic
 experience much like composing poetry or music."
                                                        -- Donald Knuth

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