As usual, Ben says better what I was trying to say. Henry's point that a very limited multi-update would be useful is also true, though. If somebody can come up with a way to do that without making things unreasonably complicated, it would be really nice to have.
In the meantime, I will try to build lockless structures by ordering my updates. On Tue, Mar 30, 2010 at 1:00 PM, Benjamin Reed <br...@yahoo-inc.com> wrote: > i agree with ted. i think he points out some disadvantages with trying do > do more. there is a slippery slope with these kinds of things. the > implementation is complicated enough even with the simple model that we use. >