Protothreads

Protothreads

In computer science, protothreads are a low-overhead mechanism for concurrent programming.

Protothreads function as stackless, lightweight threads providing a blocking context cheaply using only two bytes per protothread. Eigenclass performed a comparision of protothreads against POSIX threads, and found a 400x improvement in speed

References

External links

See also

Search another word or see Protothreadson Dictionary | Thesaurus |Spanish
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;