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Subject: Re: [boost] [timer] Boost Timer Library Version 2
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-09-28 07:12:45

Vicente J. Botet Escriba wrote:
> Le 27/09/11 17:42, Stewart, Robert a écrit :
> > CPU Timers page: - There's no information on thread safety.
> I guess that the functions are not thread-safe, as it is the
> case of Boost.Stopwatch. As far as the timers/stopwatches are
> stored on the stack there is no problem. The problem appears
> when the user shares these timers/stopwatches between several
> threads.

Sure, I think that's probably right. I was just pointing out that there's no documentation regarding thread safety.

> > - There's no information on Boost.Timers overhead relative
> > to timing the target code.
> >
> Are you asking for the overhead of the time computations or
> the reporting?

The former.

Rob Stewart robert.stewart_at_[hidden]
Software Engineer using std::disclaimer;
Dev Tools & Components
Susquehanna International Group, LLP


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