Blog link of the week 34

Sun, August 22, 2004, 10:45 AM under Links
When it comes to threading we can think of locking in terms of a "linear acquire-do-release approach" or a "callback-based approach". I will not attempt to summarise any further this cool entry by Ian Griffiths.

If you find VB's language/syntax evolution weird/funny then laugh at this from the 3 Leaf guys.

Want to restrict a windows app to a single running instance? The traditional way is via a mutex and K. Scott Allen explains that very well here. As usual, its the gotchas that add the value...