STM update: back to threads?
Hi again, Here is another update on the status of Software Transactional Memory on PyPy. Those of you who have been closely following this blog since last year know that, from the very first post about STM, I explored various design ideas about the API that we should get when programming in Python. I went a full circle, and now I am back to where I started (with, important difference, a very roughly working implementation of pypy-stm). What I realized is that the "thread" module is not that bad More