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SubjectRe: threading question

bert hubert wrote:

> <stuff deleted>
>
> I see lots of people only using:
> pthread_create()/pthread_join()
> mutex_lock/unlock
> sem_post/sem_wait
> no signals
>
> My gut feeling is that you could implement this subset in a way that is both
> fast and right - although it would not be 'pthreads compliant'. Can anybody
> confirm this feeling?

... add condition variables (maybe a small per-thread storage area)
and I'd toss out pthreads for most apps I write...especially if it is very efficient.

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