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RE: Objects, processes, and encapsulation
Would you agree that...
process = thread + context
Have learned in my teaching that terminology is dangerously overloaded in
computing. Am now up to three different uses of 'synchronous', only one
of which is strictly correct. All three above seem similarly abused.
Dr. Ian Robert East School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences
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