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Subject: [boost] new library boost.fiber in vault
From: Oliver Kowalke (k-oli_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-11-20 20:59:36

I've re factored boost.fiber (-> boost vault

The library provides a so called lightweight thread of execution (also
known as user-space thread or fiber on WIN32).
The API is modeled after boost.thread.

Beside a scheduler (currently simple round-robin) for the fibers the
library provides sync. primitives like mutex, condition- and
event-variables (auto-reset, manual-reset, count-down). Message can be
passed between fibers via bounded-/unbounded-fifo.

Some feedback would be nice.


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