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Posted Jan 20, 2010 23:26 UTC (Wed) by compudj (subscriber, #43335)
Rephrasing what you said: "the idea is to make CPUs execute memory barriers only when synchronization is required by the updater thread, as opposed to executing them each time before and after accessing it from a reader thread".
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