From: Jose (jmalv04_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-05-04 04:42:33
I just checked the boost_threadpp.tar.gz package in the Vault
and it doesn't seem to match the documentation.
There is no thread_new directory or thread_new.hpp header file
Can you pls update either the docs or the package
On 5/3/06, Ion Gaztañaga <igaztanaga_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Hi to all,
> In recent "Report from Berlin C++ Standards Committee meeting" thread,
> I asked about N1883 status and Beman personally proposed implementing a
> thread launching interface above Boost.Threads to test it and propose it
> for TR2.
> I've been working lately on this and the result is the "thread_new"
> library. It implements the N1883 thread launching interface and also
> proposes some issues to improve that proposal. The library
> (thread_new.1.1.zip ) is Boost Vault Concurrency folder:
> The online documentation is here:
> The library is a single header file that uses Boost.Threads to implement
> the "future" based thread launching interface. The implementation is not
> optimal, but I wanted to achieve portability.
> I (and others) prefer this thread-launching interface than
> Boost.Thread's current approach. I would want to see what Boosters think
> so that there is a feedback about the interface and we can propose it
> for TR2. The interface has also a common ground with asynchronous
> programming, and this possibility is commented in the documentation. If
> you are interested in threads and C++, your opinion is welcome!
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