libatomic_ops
Port variant standard
Summary Atomic operations access library
Package version 7.6.12
Homepage https://github.com/ivmai/libatomic_ops/
Keywords devel
Maintainer nobody
License MIT , GPLv2 (multi)
Other variants There are no other variants.
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Last modified 17 SEP 2021, 05:02:13 UTC
Port created 07 JUN 2017, 22:40:10 UTC
Subpackage Descriptions
single This package provides semi-portable access to hardware provided atomic memory operations. These might allow you to write code: - That does more interesting things in signal handlers - Makes more effective use of multiprocessors by allowing you to write clever lock-free code. Note that such code is very difficult to get right, and will unavoidably be less portable than lock-based code. It is also not always faster than lock-based code. But it may occasionally be a large performance win - To experiment with new and much better thread programming paradigms.
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automake:single:standard
libtool:single:standard
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