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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.,guid,db9f8f5b-8d1d-44b0-afbd-3eadde24b678.aspx

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.

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