Subject: Re: twisty little threads
To: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Wolfgang Rupprecht <email@example.com>
Date: 12/28/2000 16:44:51
Hubert Feyrer writes:
> On 28 Dec 2000, Wolfgang Rupprecht wrote:
> > Is there something else that needs to be done in netbsd to breath a
> > bit of life into threads?
> AFAIK there's work being don on that front. Until then, the
> unproven-pthreads pkg is probably the best thing you have available.
Actually I was wondering more on "how to use it" level. When using
unproven-pthreads on netbsd should one by calling any particular
thread routines periodically to give up control voluntarily? It looks
like the "grip" program when run on netbsd-current never passes
control to the second thread from the main thread.
Wolfgang Rupprecht <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.wsrcc.com/wolfgang/
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