[Ecls-list] Stack saving: any interest?

Morgon Kanter morgon.kanter at gmail.com
Thu Sep 11 21:32:44 UTC 2014

> I think CL as a whole has ignored the whole stack-saving paradigm
> (continuations, coroutines, etc) to a fault, and it would be nice to have
> at least one implementation that allowed real green threads (or something
> like it).

The thing that really gets me about this is that some implementations (at
least CCL) had this, but then deprecated and removed it in favor of native
operating system threads.

> A question though: would error handling/catch/throw/etc and all that work
> the same when operating inside or around green threads?

That's the goal, anyway, but I suppose I'll see how far I can get with it.
I'm currently elbow-deep in the garbage collection code, and I don't
actually know that much about garbage collectors :-P

-- Morgon
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