Ticket #236 (closed enhancement: wontfix)

Opened 10 years ago

Last modified 10 years ago

Reduce resource use by timers...

Reported by: justinc Owned by: justinc
Priority: minor Milestone:
Component: repy Version:
Severity: Low Keywords:
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Description

It would be possible to have timers not be allocated events until they would fire. This will reduce the resource use because cancelled timers will never consume events. However, this has different semantics because now timers will willingly be delayed by Repy (although the OS could always do this unbeknownst to us).

Since this changes the semantics of settimer, etc. I believe it's important to get consensus on whether or not this is a good idea before implementing.

Change History

Changed 10 years ago by justinc

  • status changed from new to closed
  • resolution set to wontfix

This is a library level decision to be made in V2.0.

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