[racket-dev] More places questions

From: Matthew Flatt (mflatt at cs.utah.edu)
Date: Fri Sep 30 09:31:47 EDT 2011

At Fri, 30 Sep 2011 09:21:42 -0400, Eli Barzilay wrote:
> A few minutes ago, Kevin Tew wrote:
> > place-channel-put is not blocking.
> So "channel" in the name is not a good choice...

We use "channel" for asynchronous channels, too, such as
`racket/asynch-channel'. Since all place channels are asynchronous, I
think it would be redundant to include `async' in the name.

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