Rendezvous thread synchronization
(let ((rdv (make-rendezvous))) (bordeaux-threads:make-thread (lambda () (accept-rendezvous rdv))) (call-rendezvous rdv 2))
Thread.Comm.Rendezvous provides CSP(Communicating sequential processes) style inter thread communication channel.
All API are MT-Safe.
Currently run only on SBCL and Clozure-CL.
[Function] make-rendezvous (&optional name)
Make and return new rendezvous object.
[Generic Function] call-rendezvous (rendezvous value)
Send value to and wait until rendezvous acceptor thread.
Return value or acceptor thread's reply value if acceptor has :reply keyword arg.
[Generic Function] accept-rendezvous (rendezvous &key reply)
Return value from passed by rendezvous caller thread.
:reply should be one argument funcallable object. It called after accept call-rendezvous value and before restart call-rendezvous thread. It's evaluated value becomes call-rendezvous thread's return value.
[Generic Function] rendezvous-name (rendezvous)
Return rendezvous's name.
[Function] nickname-package (&optional (name :rdv))
Add nickname for this package (:THREAD.COMM.RENDEZVOUS).
- Kazuo Koga
Copyright (c) 2011 Kazuo Koga
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