status of kuser_shared_data tick count patch
rbernon at codeweavers.com
Tue Jan 28 06:45:37 CST 2020
On 1/27/20 2:44 PM, Jason A. Donenfeld wrote:
> I saw Wine 5.0 was released, but doesn't appear to contain
> I'm wondering if this is still omitted from Wine proper intentionally.
> If so, could somebody furnish the reasoning or link me to a still
> relevant thread? I imagine there might be some performance concern
> with the somewhat-busy loop updating the values?
One of the arguments that was raised when this patch was discussed was
that it creates an additional thread and it could confuse applications.
I've submitted another approach a few months ago using a service process
instead, but it fell off the list. I'm going to refresh that at some point.
Rémi Bernon <rbernon at codeweavers.com>
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