Why threads are a bad idea (for most purposes)

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... Each process waits for some other process: system hangs. lock A lock B thread 1 thread 2 Page 4. Why Threads Are A Bad Idea September 28, 1995, slide 7 Why Threads Are Hard, cont'd N Hard to debug: data dependencies, timing dependencies. ...

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  • J Ousterhout

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