changes to thread locking layer
archie at whistle.com
Mon Mar 20 18:09:49 PST 2000
Patrick Tullmann writes:
> I've got a large (45K) patch to Kaffe's locking layers. This patch
> cleans up the separation between the vm-internal locking and the
> thread-specific layer locking. It makes the 'sem2posixLock' hack a
> first class abstraction (a ksem). The threading interface's
> requirements for locking are documented and, I think, quite a bit
> simpler. (I sent out an updated FAQ describing these changes a couple
> of weeks ago).
> Since the patch is so large, I didn't include it in this message. You
> can fetch it from:
FYI, these changes are now checked in. Thanks!
Archie Cobbs * Whistle Communications, Inc. * http://www.whistle.com
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