C#: Atomicity of variable references


Quoting from ECMA-334; “Reads and writes of the following data types shall be atomic: bool, char, byte, sbyte, short, ushort, unit, int, float and refernece types”.  At times the overhead of locks may not be needed.

On a slightly different subject, Code Analysis Tools is worth a look.

~ by mdavey on November 12, 2006.

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