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Parallel Programming: Announcement

SequentialCaveman
As some of you know, I have been working on a book on parallel programming. My thought had been to complete it, then announce it. But I finally realized that it really never will be complete, at least not as long as people keep coming up with new parallel-programming ideas, which I most definitely hope will continue for a very long time.

So, here it is!

Comments

(Anonymous)
Jan. 4th, 2011 01:12 pm (UTC)
typo in perfbook
> The pthread_mutex_lock() primitive “acquires”
the specified lock, and the pthread_mutex_lock()
“releases” the specified lock.

lacks a "un" in the second pthread_mutex_lock()

Regards,
Etienne.
(Anonymous)
Jan. 4th, 2011 05:17 pm (UTC)
Re: typo in perfbook
And the footnote 4) in paragraph 5.3.1 seems misplaced.

Etienne.
paulmck
Jan. 4th, 2011 09:04 pm (UTC)
Re: typo in perfbook
Someone beat you to the missing "un", but you are quite right that the footnote looks a bit like an exponent. I have moved it to the end of the sentence.