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Subject: Re: [boost] Query on the Boost Library Support
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-07-02 11:22:22


Alapkumar Sinha wrote:
> I am analyzing the different IPC mechanism of Boost.
> Can someone help me with the following queries?
> 1. Is there something available in boost similar to windows "events". I mean where one thread can wait on one event and another thread signals the event. I was going through Boost.signals2, but it seems more of a function call back.

Use a condition variable.

> 2. Is there support for FIFO, PIPE & POSIX signals

I don't think there's anything for signals. I believe that
interprocess has a message queue.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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