Adequacy of the new generation of multithreading operating systems to the Ada Tasking Model

  • Jacques Sevestre
  • Jacques Brygier
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 887)


A lot of systems, including Unix now offer multithreading capabilities. It is very interesting to use these capabilities in the Ada Executive Implementation both for the Implementor and for the User.

Mapping the Ada Tasking on the Multithread Implementation of the system allows a much better usage of the system resources.


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1994

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  • Jacques Sevestre
  • Jacques Brygier

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