davecb writes: Paul E. McKenney, one of the Linux RCU implementors, addresses the problem of synchronization using structured deferral on, what else, Mr Schrodinger's famous cat. Courtesy of deferral/procrastination, the cat can be both alive and dead at the same time.
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