[fpc-pascal] Threading vs Parallelism ?

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Thu Apr 20 10:39:12 CEST 2017

In our previous episode, Mark Morgan Lloyd said:
> In any event, processes on unix are *defined* as owning resources- 
> memory, handles and so on- while threads only manage control flow. I 
> believe that MS also have "fibers" which are non-preemptive threads.

They are not really threads. They must be scheduled within threads.


from the article they don't seem to have that many advantages, except to
convert existing manual m:n scheduling apps.

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