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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] threads in a DLL with callbacks
From: Anthony Williams (anthony.ajw_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-10-03 05:38:37

"Nicholas Cain" <ncain_at_[hidden]> writes:

> Hi, can I make another plea for any answers to my question (below). It
> may be that the answer is so obviously 'of course it does' that I
> didn't get a response.

Sorry for the late reply.

>> My question is; should the windows critical section protect the
>> callbacks just as well as the boost mutexes, or does it require a
>> boost mutex protection? (or do you require a code example to know
>> the answer to this?)

Yes. CRITICAL_SECTION should provide exactly the same level of
protection as Boost::mutex.


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