[fpc-pascal] TObjectQueue with ability to dequeue arbitrary positions

waldo kitty wkitty42 at windstream.net
Sat Aug 25 21:46:07 CEST 2012

On 8/24/2012 14:57, Jorge Aldo G. de F. Junior wrote:
> When the object issues request it has to keep looping (until timeout)
> and dequeueing the last message from the mailbox, inspecting its
> transaction id for a match and requeueing the same message back into
> the mailbox if theres no match.
> Thats the problem. When messages are requeued i lose message order
> guarantees (Very usefull). They are still guaranteed to be delivered,
> but not in order anymore.

when i got here, my first thought was why not add a queueID which is nothing 
more than a sequential serial number that gets reset to zero when the queue is 
empty... then keep the queue sorted on this ID... that should keep the queue in 
order... shouldn't it?

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