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From: holger:rebol at: 2-Oct-2001 4:07

On Tue, Oct 02, 2001 at 08:05:31AM +0200, Petr Krenzelok wrote:
> But - according to Holger (IIRC), RT will not add real multi-threading support, > because there is some problem in regards to multiplatform issue. Only some kind of > soft-multi-threading is planned iirc.
No, I never said that. I am not sure what you mean by real multi-threading vs. soft multi-threading. We do plan to add support for multi-threading, just not immediately.
> We don't need multi-threading that much if we are async wherever we can. And > that's another problem: > > - Core lacks timers. Real timers, something like make timer! time-period. First I > saw timers in faces, I was confused why kernel of system lacks timers. Several ppl > already requested event system or timers in Core, but we were told to use View.
Another thing planned for Core 3.0 is low-level port timeouts with 1 ms granularity, at the handler level. -- Holger Kruse [holger--rebol--com]