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RE: Inheritance that can add/remove and new occam?
During my transputer work C004 were used to switch channel connections
dynamically to allow one transputer to receive data from successive nodes...
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nayef Baker [SMTP:n.baker@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Monday, October 23, 2000 15:46
> To: Oyvind Teig
> Cc: occam-com@xxxxxxxxx; java-threads@xxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: Inheritance that can add/remove and new occam?
> I am not sure wheather this is very good idea or not!
> I used some quasi-dynamic approach to connect/disconnect process at run
> time. Basically A calculated index of an array of channels allow various
> processes to talk/end-talk on semi dynamic way..
> It would be great if Occam allows fully dynamic channel creation/
> On Mon, 23 Oct 2000, Oyvind Teig wrote:
> > Hi
> > When I make library code of occam programs I end up wanting some
> > action to be constrained. Either I don't want to send on a
> > channel (because I have no server listening) or I don't want
> > to listen on a channel (or want to listen on a channel that
> > wasn't there originally). Now I use boolean flags (parameters)
> > to get something like this.
> > What I'm saying is: I want the local ALT to be "connected"
> > with a new and dynamic branch, and perhaps even have removed
> > a branch. I also want a local "!" (send) to be
> > qualified/constrained by some kind of (dynamic?) flag; perhaps
> > this is saying that I do or don't want to handle some part
> > of the code (no: that output channel should really disappear).
> > I would like a "new occam" to have this functionality, but
> > is this possible without some kind of inheritance (like in
> > SC++)?? (But then, inheritance can't remove, only add..)
> > Is this possible in JCSP or CTJ?
> > Which proves this is no religion: we do see shortcomings.
> > --
> > Oyvind
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