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From: Michael van der Westhuizen (michael_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-02-07 11:00:39


On Feb 7, 2005, at 11:14 AM, Serguei Kolos wrote:

> Boost.Signal is clamed to be non thread safe. Boost.Thread does not
> have semaphores. So how in the world I can synchronize signal handlers
> with threads?

I assume you're talking about POSIX signals, not Boost.Signal here.

Boost.Signal is a signal/slot mechanism, providing similar functionality
to Qt signals and slots (but in pure C++).

Boost does not offer any assistance for asynchronous signal handling.

> I have found an old discussion about this issue in the mailing list
> archive but it has no conclusion and no practical advises. Do people
> think this is non issue?
> Cheers,
> Sergei
- Michael

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