COPL, the Tandem, PLITS and JAVA (WAS Re: Eppur si sugat)

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COPL, the Tandem, PLITS and JAVA (WAS Re: Eppur si sugat)

Bengt Kleberg-3

> X-Authentication-Warning: enfield.sics.se: joe owned process doing -bs
> Date: Wed, 28 May 2003 10:11:28 +0200 (CEST)
> From: Joe Armstrong <joe>

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>   The Tandem  was for many  years (and possible  still is) one  of the
> best known architectures for making fault-tolerant systems -

i did not like the way of overloading single functions (eg
writeread()) to do many things depending upon the arguments.
but, yes, guardian was very nice to program.


bengt