[elephant-devel] Serializer compatibility

Leslie P. Polzer sky at viridian-project.de
Fri Feb 27 08:56:28 UTC 2009

>  LPP> I spawned a thread that does some heavy slot access. So maybe
>  LPP> the serializer isn't entirely multi-thread or multi-process safe
>  LPP> yet?
> maybe. there were some issues with it (trivial ones), who knows,
> maybe we've overlooked something.

We should probably consider adding an MT test suite for the serializer.

> if you have a multi-core system and value stability over performance, i
> strongly
> recommend binding you lisp process to a single core (via taskset in Linux,
> for example).
> this way multithreading-related issues will have much less chances to
> happen.

No choice in a web server environment, I guess. :)


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