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From <...@covalent.net>
Subject Re: Mixing Apache and Mozilla
Date Sat, 24 Feb 2001 05:24:58 GMT

> > 2. Incompatible threading libraries.  This is not an issue
> >    if native threads are used.  Native threads are available
> >    on the latest releases of almost all the operating systems
> >    capable of running Apache.
> Again: valid point.
> I believe that APR cannot use anything *but* native threads. I recall a push
> for Pth compatibility somewhere along the line, for some codebase. I don't
> recall the specifics, though.
> In other words, APR is restricted to native threads, so an NSPR linked in
> with APR would also need to use native threads.

Actually, a _long_, _long_ time ago, I did use Pth with APR.  It worked
just fine.  I don't really remember everything that has changed since
then, but I'd bet that Pth would work with a little effort.


Ryan Bloom                        	rbb@apache.org
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San Francisco, CA 94131

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