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Difficulty catching thrown errors in asynchronous tasks

In this Question, Leonid explained that module variables can get garbage collected from a chain of asynchronous tasks unless their Temporary attribute is cleared ...
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Module variable scoping in Scheduled Tasks?

I ran across a scoping puzzle while experimenting with ScheduledTasks, and I'd be grateful for an explanation from the sages here. I found a workaround by intuitive horse sense, but was unable to ...
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Asynchronous evaluation: Is it possible?

Currently we have a limited number of ways to perform asynchronous evaluation. The most common is through Dynamic and ...