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Subject: Re: [boost] [Thread] Doc bug?
From: Jonathan Wakely (jwakely.boost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-01-07 11:22:02

On 7 January 2014 16:11, Alexander Lamaison wrote:
> The docs [1] for the `scoped_thread` and `strict_scoped_thread` says
>> "While thread call std::terminate() on the destructor is the thread is
>> joinable, strict_scoped_thread<> or scoped_thread<> join the thread if
>> joinable.
> Several other places on the page say something similar.
> I was under in the impression that Boost.Thread had toyed with adopting
> this behaviour to match `std::thread` but decided against it after
> complaints on this list. Am I wrong?

It depends on a macro, but the non-standard behaviour is deprecated:

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