[self-interest] Getting someone to port Self

Chris Double chris at double.co.nz
Mon Sep 22 07:09:36 UTC 2008

On Mon, Sep 22, 2008 at 5:18 PM, Russell Allen <mail at russell-allen.com> wrote:
> Javascript is still single-threaded isn't it? Or has V8 changed that?

V8 supports running JavaScript on multiple threads, but not at the
same time. So a script running on one thread will pause while a script
is running on another. The switching between running threads is done
by explicit yield calls (by the JavaScript engine).

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