Stack Vs Heap

Some very good discussion here on stack vs heap. Read it entirely. Though it sounds theoretical they are very important when you get to real world problem solving http://stackoverflow.com/questions/79923/what-and-where-are-the-stack-and-heap And some more over here for stack overflow: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/26158/how-does-a-stack-overflow-occur-and-how-do-you-prevent-it

Mutex Vs Semaphore

The title seemed to bug me a lot, until today when i found a really good explanation. If you google for the difference between Mutex and Semaphore you will see in most of the places it is mentioned that mutex is a binary semaphore. But mutex is not actually a binary semaphore. See these links […]