Any resources about threading problems?

Mike Hearn mike at
Wed Feb 23 12:41:09 CST 2005

On Wed, 23 Feb 2005 09:30:50 -0800, Bill Medland wrote:
> Does anyone know any site or book or something with a decent discussion about 
> the problems of the different threading models and their implementations?

That'd be the developers guide ;)
> In the Developer's Guide in section 8.3 there are references to "the threading 
> chapter".  Is this a section that has not yet been written?

It was written, and then the developer guide was reorganised and a ton of
content was moved around. It's now under "NTDLL", which IMHO isn't very
intuitive but I didn't reorganise it so I would say that :)

> As I understand it we (in the pthreads version) "override the native
> pthreads library".  What does this mean?

It's explained at the above URL.

thanks -mike

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