[M3devel] State of threads? pthreads not safe to use on some platforms?
hosking at cs.purdue.edu
Sun Apr 17 18:43:16 CEST 2011
So the question is what has changed.
I know threads were functional and stable at one point.
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On Apr 17, 2011, at 12:10 PM, Dragiša Durić wrote:
> Program I had problem with is fork-less... Simple and pure Modula-3 and it used to work - it's what puzzless me most... It is a platform I only use for single application running and another building (for 32bit version)... Nothing cm3 related changed in ages....
> On Apr 17, 2011, at 5:25 PM, Tony Hosking wrote:
>> Things should work, modulo some of the corner cases for programs using fork. Mika has a test case for this, that I encourage exploration with. I am snowed and won't be able to do so until the summer comes around.
>> On Apr 17, 2011, at 10:05 AM, Dragiša Durić wrote:
>>> I am still puzzled with this... What exactly do we have now? Do we have a version where things work, or something? Or we don't have threads for cm3 anymore?
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