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From Aaron Bannert <aa...@ebuilt.com>
Subject Re: Terminating threads in a process, WAS: RE: [PATCH] Problems with MPM threaded
Date Tue, 17 Jul 2001 15:43:18 GMT
Normally this would be done (in POSIX) with pthread_cancel(), passing it
the pthread_t from the other thread.

Unfortunately, this is not a part of APR because many of the current OS
implementations of this mechanism will leak resources (aparently in the
kernel), and that is bad.

-aaron


On Tue, Jul 17, 2001 at 01:32:52AM -0700, dean gaudet wrote:
> On Sat, 14 Jul 2001, Sander Striker wrote:
> 
> > The way I see it, each process has a single pool instance as the parent
> > for all the threads. Resetting or destroying that pool should effectively
> > kill all threads. What am I missing?
> 
> how does a thread kill another thread?
> 
> -dean


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