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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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. ...