[ck] Re: Threading issues? [ck-request@vds.kolivas.org: ck Digest, Vol 3, Issue 16]

Mike Hearn m.hearn at signal.QinetiQ.com
Tue Aug 31 04:54:46 CDT 2004

> 2) After you've reduced a thread or process's priority, it's not
> possible to elevate it to the original level again (without being root),
> so if a thread is set to low priority temporarily, it won't be possible
> to restore it to normal priority under Linux. Under Windows it's of
> course possible.

Other solution is just to detect this and ask the user to rerun Wine as 
root. I don't think that'd be a big deal.

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