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Concurrent ML

<language> (CML) A concurrent extension of SML/NJ written by J. Reppy at Cornell University in 1990. CML supports dynamic thread creation and synchronous message passing on typed channels. Threads are implemented using first-class continuations. First-class synchronous operations allow users to tailor their synchronisation abstractions for their application. CML also supports both stream I/O and low-level I/O in an integrated fashion.

Latest version: 0.9.8, as of 1994-12-21, requires SML/NJ 0.75 or later.


E-mail: <sml-bugs@research.att.com> (bugs).

["CML: A Higher-Order Concurrent Language", John H. Reppy, SIGPLAN Notices 26(6):293-305, June 1991].



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