[Adium-devl] Bonjour ToDos
soc at monitzer.com
Fri Sep 14 12:32:36 UTC 2007
On Sep 14, 2007, at 14:15, Evan Schoenberg wrote:
> 1) Reduces overhead. Needless thread switching is expensive; if all
> calls are non-blocking and individually cheap, there's no reason to be
> moving outgoing method calls to a secondary thread and then move
> incoming method calls back to the main thread.
Well, it might run faster on dual-core machines. However, speed isn't
really an issue with Adium (maybe it will be in vv though, but that's
a topic for another discussion).
> 2) Prevents crashiness. http://smartcrashreports.com/dev/?
> shows a bunch of crashes in the intrathread messaging class... all
> of which are connected to Bonjour. I've spent a long time in the past
> trying to figure out what's going on with these sporadic crashes, to
> no avail.
> 3) Code simplification
I agree on those two.
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