Composable memory transactions
January 2005Composable memory transactionsComposable memory transactions
This paper presents the
stm library that first appears in GHC 6.4.
It is named after a previous paper, Software Transactional Memory, which introduced the central idea ten years prior. Haskell’s take on the idea includes some significant new contributions, notably the
Authors: Tim Harris, Simon Marlow, and Simon Peyton Jones