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From Manoj Kasichainula <>
Subject Re: Pools not adequeately protected by mutexes?
Date Wed, 28 Apr 1999 22:15:39 GMT
On Wed, Apr 28, 1999 at 05:44:21PM -0400, Ben Hyde wrote:
> No no no!  The pool API is designed with the presumption that operations
> on a single pool are done only by a single thread.  If two threads wish
> to share a pool they must mux their accesses.

Hmmm. This probably has some intersting implications for the hybrid
server. I'll have to poke around this stuff tonight.

> There was a long discussion between Dean and I, last October maybe, on
> this topic in new-httpd.  He straighted me out and like any reformed sinner
> I'm now a true beliver.  This is the right design.

I'll hunt for it.
Manoj Kasichainula - manojk at io dot com -
"It's a little strange to call it a song, 'cause it's a newspaper column."

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