Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 11th Sep 2009 14:15 UTC
Mac OS X One of the main new features in Apple's new Snow Leopard operating system has been released as open source. Apple has released the code of the userland portion of its Grand Central Dispatch technology under the Apache License, version 2. Mac OS X also has kernel support for Grand Central Dispatch, which is also released as open source via the XNU project. While we're at it, let's take this opportunity to look into exactly what Grand Central Dispatch is.
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RE[6]: Compared to .Net ThreadPool
by CrLf on Sun 13th Sep 2009 13:46 UTC in reply to "RE[5]: Compared to .Net ThreadPool"
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I didn't say that it was. But supporting multiple architectures isn't their primary objective, unlike GCC, and on the Clang site there is mention of it being production quality for x86 and x86_64, although it supports other architectures.

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