In my code I have a loop that waits for some state to be changed from a different thread. The other thread works, but my loop never sees the changed value. It waits forever. However, when I put a Syst...
From the Wikipedia article on Polling Polling, or polled operation, in computer science, refers to actively sampling the status of an external device by a client program as a synchronous activity....
During our lessons in the university, we learned about Threads and used the "Busy Waiting" method for an example of a Car waiting at a TrafficLight. For this task we build three classes: TrafficLigh...
I have an MPI program which oversubscribes/overcommits its processors. That is: there are many more processes than processors. Only a few of these processes are active at a given time, though, so the...
How do you pause a thread until a condition becomes true without busy waiting? For example, suppose I'm checking to see whether playerOne.isWalking() Is going to be true and I want to run some ...