The atomic-primops package

[Tags:bsd3, library]

After GHC 7.4 a new casMutVar# primop became available, but it's difficult to use safely, because pointer equality is a highly unstable property in Haskell. This library provides a safer method based on the concept of Tickets.

Also, this library uses the foreign primop capability of GHC to add access to other variants that may be of interest, specifically, compare and swap inside an array.

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Versions 0.1.0.0, 0.1.0.2, 0.2.2, 0.2.2.1, 0.3, 0.4, 0.5, 0.5.0.2, 0.6, 0.6.0.5, 0.6.0.6, 0.6.1, 0.6.1.1, 0.7, 0.8, 0.8.0.2, 0.8.0.3, 0.8.0.4 (info)
Dependencies base (>=4.6.0.0 && <4.7), bits-atomic, Cabal, ghc-prim, primitive [details]
License BSD3
Author Ryan Newton
Maintainer rrnewton@gmail.com
Stability Provisional
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Home page https://github.com/rrnewton/haskell-lockfree-queue/wiki
Source repository head: git clone git://github.com/rrnewton/haskell-lockfree-queue.git
Uploaded Thu Jul 18 19:22:04 UTC 2013 by RyanNewton
Updated Fri Jul 3 19:50:23 UTC 2015 by AdamBergmark to revision 1
Distributions FreeBSD:0.8, LTSHaskell:0.8.0.4, NixOS:0.8.0.4, Stackage:0.8.0.4, Tumbleweed:0.8.0.4
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