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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apr/threadproc/win32 thread.c
Date Tue, 02 Mar 2004 00:19:15 GMT
At 03:05 PM 3/1/2004, trawick@apache.org wrote:
>trawick     2004/03/01 13:05:44
>
>  Add apr_threadattr_stacksize_set() for overriding the default
>  stack size for threads created by apr_thread_create().

Tell us - does this really scale?  Can an arbitrary value, e.g. 128k,
have any relationship between 32bit and 64bit platforms, or those
with significantly different register pus/pop lists?

It seems this might make the platform less transparent, contrary
to apr's purpose.  It seems like passing some value such as stack
words (32/64 bit quantities) and or stack call depth hints might be 
more consistent to use.  Comments/ideas? 

Bill






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