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Author Mark.Shannon
Recipients Mark.Shannon, eric.snow, jeremy.kloth, jkloth, larry, maciej.szulik, nanjekyejoannah, ncoghlan, phsilva, rhettinger, shihai1991, vstinner
Date 2020-03-17.18:35:07
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Having two CPUs write to the same cache line is a well known performance problem. There's nothing special about CPython here.

The proper name for it seems to be "cache line ping-pong", but a search for "false sharing" might be more informative.
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