The Actor model is a mathematical model of concurrent computation that treats "actors" as the universal primitives of concurrent digital computation: in response to a message that it receives, an actor can make local decisions, create more actors, send more messages, and determine how to respond to ...

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Using actors to collect paged data structures exposed through REST API

I've come up with a small exercise to learn scala consisting of making a client that assembles a graph available as a resource. The API server responds with a paged list of edges, in the form of ...
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Implementing the Actor-Model in C#

After learning the basics (isolated state, communication and computation) of the the Actor-Model, I wrote my own implementation and I'm ready for a thorough code review. You will be able to see that ...
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Finding the most frequent words in Scala using Akka

I'm new to akka and would like to get some feedback on my first attempt. The code takes text from stdin and finds the top 10 most frequently occurring words. Specifically, I would like to know Is ...
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Simple actor system in F#

Any thoughts on my actor model here? Obviously it doesn't have implementation for concurrency as it stands- being completely synchronous, but it should be easy to make the send/become/create be sent ...
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Light Weight Actors

Edit: This was an absolute ignorance on my part which leads to hierarchical locks and can be implemented much cleaner (in fact the right way, in a mutable world) using a pipe-line of messages or ...
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Does this Actor implementation has synchronization problems?

As a part of a job test, I wrote following implementation of the Actor execution model: ...
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Review of simple Java Actor library

How can I improve this code? Also available from git://github.com/edescourtis/actor.git . Actor.java ...
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Is this Agent/Actor implementation issue free?

I implemented this Agent class for a project recently and was wondering if I could get some other eyes to look at it -- I'm currently the only developer where I work so I can't exactly ask someone ...
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Scala: Josephus problem with Actors

Another stab at the Josephus problem, this time using Actors. N people stand in a circle and every stepth person is eliminated ...
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Review an asynchronous/message-oriented library actor

I'd like to get input on a F# actor that coordinates receives around a blocking message buffer. The actor is a piece of code that continuously tries to fetch messages from Azure Service Bus. ...