From: Peter Dimov (pdimov_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-01-21 07:48:29
From: "bill_kempf" <williamkempf_at_[hidden]>
> --- In boost_at_y..., "Peter Dimov" <pdimov_at_m...> wrote:
> > From: "bill_kempf" <williamkempf_at_h...>
> > > I've uploaded the draft document for the next generation of
> > > boost::thread for discussion.
> > One thing that immediately jumps at me is:
> > Requires: category() != foreign and there has been no previous
> calls to
> > either join() or detach() on any thread objects representing the
> same thread
> > of execution as *this.
> > but I (the user) have no means to detect whether the requirements
> are met.
> To detect, no, but know, possibly. It depends heavily on the design
> of the application.
Consider this example:
void f(boost::thread & t)
I'd like to assert() on the precondition before calling t.join().
Isn't it possible to make the thread object remember whether join() or
detach() have been called?
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