Subject: Re: proposal for Linux exit_group emulation
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/03/2005 18:11:59
In article <>,
Frank van der Linden  <> wrote:
>Chuck Silvers wrote:
>>is this really better than using one process with multiple LWPs?
>>what problems would be caused by switching to that model?
>Having to to implement some sort of an lwp_kill for example.. Linux has 
>the functionality, we do not. Although we probably should have it, for 
>PTHREAD_CONCURRENCY > 1 signal issues.

Yes, I am working on PTHREAD_CONCURRENCY > 1 fixes, and I have implemented
_lwp_kill(). I am running into other problems though.