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Re: [perl #125106] Why are threads discouraged?

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Paul "LeoNerd" Evans
May 14, 2016 11:31
Re: [perl #125106] Why are threads discouraged?
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On Wed, 11 May 2016 19:54:37 +0200
Sawyer X <> wrote:

> I agree this is a confusing description.
> I also like Rocco's comments on describing *why* something is the way
> it is, even if briefly. I found an example in the thread Rocco
> linked[1], by Aristotle, on how to explain things briefly and clearly:
> "complex data structures are hard to share properly"
> The quote is out of context and does not constitute as the patch I
> would envision, but it's an example of how to describe something
> complicated succinctly. Perhaps we can form a patch describing what
> we mean by "discouraged". Having context might excuse us from trying
> to find a better term for this than "discouraged".
> [1] Thanks, Rocco!

If we have some better wording I could put it into perlconcurrency.pod
as well...

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