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From "William A. Rowe Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: Why does apr_file_read() with !APR_XTHREAD use mutexes on Windows
Date Mon, 26 Apr 2010 20:38:32 GMT
On 4/26/2010 2:19 PM, Jeff Trawick wrote:
> 
> So I don't think there's any hidden "reason" why a mutex should always
> be obtained on Windows.  I too wouldn't be surprised if the fix breaks
> some app code somewhere.

Keep in mind fd-based operations are atomic on Unix, but not so on windows.

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