Interesting Magic # exception understood by the MS debugger...

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Mon Apr 2 16:45:58 CDT 2001

"James Hatheway" <james at> writes:

> For now, I put the little hack I attached to this mail in my tree to
> save my sanity.  My question to the list is, (A) is there a way to name
> threads in Linux/Unix (I don't think so, but of course I could be wrong)

No, and we don't need that.

> and (B) should we support MS's hack somehow in the official tree?

Yes, in the Wine debugger, which should store the name and simply
continue execution, just like the MSVC debugger does.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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