Subject: RE: Why no /usr/include/sys/kthread.h?
To: Matthew Orgass <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeff Roberson <email@example.com>
Date: 06/06/2000 16:43:27
There is the _lwp_* family of functions which are intended to be used only
by the thread library. The thread library has a pthread_* wrapper, or it is
directly accessible via the thr_* functions. There is an excellent book
from sun press called "Threads Primer : A Guide to Solaris Multithreaded
Programming " that covers these topics.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jason R Thorpe [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Tuesday, June 06, 2000 03:11 PM
> To: Matthew Orgass
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: Why no /usr/include/sys/kthread.h?
> On Tue, Jun 06, 2000 at 03:01:11PM -0400, Matthew Orgass wrote:
> > Hmm... what syscall(s) does Solaris use for threading?
> Solaris uses a hybrid userland + kernel (lwp) model.
> -- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>