[Python-Dev] PEP 3103: A Switch/Case Statement

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at gmail.com
Tue Jun 27 15:41:54 CEST 2006

Guido van Rossum wrote:
> For a real example from C++, read "Double Checked Locking is Broken":
> http://www.cs.umd.edu/~pugh/java/memoryModel/DoubleCheckedLocking.html
> (I first heard about this from Scott Meyers at the '06 ACCU conference
> in Oxford; an earlier version of his talk is also online:
> http://www.aristeia.com/Papers/DDJ_Jul_Aug_2004_revised.pdf).

I swear I wrote what I did about double-checked locking and Option 2 *before* 
reading this particular post!


Nick Coghlan   |   ncoghlan at gmail.com   |   Brisbane, Australia

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