[zeromq-dev] AOSA book
sustrik at 250bpm.com
Fri Jun 10 16:09:34 CEST 2011
> I think the best chapter I read until now address both aspect. The
> BDB chapter is a very good example as such, as well as the Eclipse
> chapter. For me, libzmq is remarkable for two basic architectural
> aspect: The broker less, simple API design, which is the most
> "communal" aspect of it and quite revolutionnary by itself ( what if
> ffmpeg or gstreamer would have strive to reach the same goal ? That
> would have been awesome ! ). The other is the multithread/lock-free
> architecture, which is quite an achievement by itself and reserve a
> small section by itself. The termination process, the future plugin
> architecture for device and the SP standardization also worth some
> mentions at least.
> Brief, I think the audience for this book await for some technical
> stuff, but I clearly agree with you that the open source nature of the
> project is a major influence to it.
I'll have a look at other AOSA chapters and maybe try to write something
down. It sounds like a good idea -- explaining top-level architectural
concepts of the thing rather than minutiae we tend to discuss here on
the daily basis.
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