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How are atomic operations are a dynamic language feature?

I was told that atomic operations are a dynamic language feature. I was too afraid to ask in that context what this actually means because I didn't want my coworkers to think I'm stupid. But I ...
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Dynamically load and call delegates based on source data

Assume I have a stream of records that need to have some computation. Records will have a combination of these functions run Sum, Aggregate, Sum over the last 90 seconds, or ignore. A data record ...
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When and why should one create classes at runtime?

I have read many articles on the creation of dynamic types and classes at run time. For example, the TypeBuilder class in C# lets one create dynamic types. Python has this type function by which one ...
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What is the relationship between the Dynamic Language Runtime and C# 4.0?

Let's say I wanted to create a dynamic language compiler/interpreter, a Scheme interpreter perhaps, on the .NET platform as it exists today. Would I be better off using the Dynamic Language Runtime ...
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C# Dynamic types

I just read a chapter in a programming book about Dynamic types. Although they are quite neat I cant think of a single real world example where I would use them. Does anyone here actually use them and ...