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Subject: Re: [boost] [Thread] Doc bug?
From: Alexander Lamaison (awl03_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-01-07 12:51:03

Jonathan Wakely <jwakely.boost_at_[hidden]> writes:

> 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:

Hmmm, could have sworn I remembered the decision being reversed
completely. Don't get me wrong, I'm glad it's being changed. Just not
what I remembered.



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