Subject: Re: Pthreads, libc, and the future
To: Michael Richardson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 12/11/1999 18:02:15
On Sat, 11 Dec 1999, Michael Richardson wrote:
: Michael> I have a feeling by the time all the bits are split out it would have
: Michael> been simplier to just include pthreads directly into libc.
: I like this idea, but we aren't ready yet.
Not to mention that this would induce unnecessary overhead in threadless
programs. Think m68k and VAX.
-- Todd Vierling (firstname.lastname@example.org)