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From: Angus Leeming (angus.leeming_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-08-09 12:05:29

Rob Stewart wrote:

> From: Alexander Terekhov <terekhov_at_[hidden]>
>> Rob Stewart wrote:
>> [...]
>> > Call me ignorant, but what does "Oder" mean? has an
>> Try ;-)
> No help. Apparently, "oder" is German for "or." Your original
> message was:
>> Howard Hinnant wrote: ...
>> void read_write(rw_mutex& m, which_t w) {
>> sharable_lock<rw_mutex, true> read_lock(m);

[ snip code ]

>> Oder (verbosity aside for a moment)?
> So, you quoted what Howard wrote and then wrote:
> "Or (verbosity aside for a moment)?"
> Sorry, but it still makes no sense.

I believe that your confusion stems from the fact that the code is actually
Alexander's, not Howard's. He's proposing an alternative implementation to
Howard's suggestions for the read_write function and asking whether Howard
has any problems with it.

At least, that's how I read it.


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