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Subject: Re: [boost] [fiber] new version in vault
From: Vicente Botet Escriba (vicente.botet_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-11-29 16:25:21

Oliver Kowalke-2 wrote:
> I've uploaded a new version of boost.fiber - main features are:

I have a question. I understand we need fibers::mutex and
fibers::condition_variable, but could you explain why do we need a separated
fibers::lock_guard and fibers::unique_lock template classes? Why the ones
from Boost.Thread are not usable in the fiber context, at the end the Mutex
parameter can be any model of lockable?


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