From: Peter Dimov (pdimov_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-03-26 10:24:03
Johan Nilsson wrote:
> I guess this post doesn't really belong here, but I just stumbled
> upon the following:
> Lots of new multi-threading functionality under Vista/Longhorn.
Yeah, the Win32 team has finally caught wind of that newfangled pthread
These are all user-mode manifestations of the extremely cool "keyed event"
kernel primitive, BTW.
Howard will be happy to hear that their read/write locks support
upgradability. Time for a new batch of pthread_urwlock_*_np proposed
extensions. :-) This time I'll let someone else do that, no fair stealing
all the fame.
Boost list run by bdawes at acm.org, david.abrahams at rcn.com, gregod at cs.rpi.edu, cpdaniel at pacbell.net, john at johnmaddock.co.uk