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Synchronization

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Kernel Comparison: Linux (2.6.28) versus Windows (Vista SP1)

 

 

Synchronization

Light-Weight Synchronization

Light-Weight Synchronization Linux Windows
critical sections (#512, #512) Y Y
futexes (prioritise waits) (#512, #512) Y N
interprocess (prioritise waits) (#512, #512) Y N

 

Atomic Transactions

Atomic Transactions Linux Windows
Kernel Transaction Manager N Y

 

Multiprocessor

Multiprocessor Linux Windows
RCU Y N

 

 

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