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From Marc Slemko <ma...@znep.com>
Subject Re: Change to Error logging routines.
Date Mon, 18 Oct 1999 16:00:09 GMT
On Mon, 18 Oct 1999, Ryan Bloom wrote:

> 
> I noticed late last week, that we are using errno in a lot of our error
> log messages.  This is not thread safe on most platforms, including
> Windows.  To avoid this, I am in the middle of making a change to the

It what?  Says who?

http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q104/6/41.ASP
http://www.microsoft.com/MSJ/0799/win32/win320799.htm

Seem to disagree...

errno is supposed to be thread safe.  If it isn't, then how can you _ever_
get a valid value of errno without synchronizing everything that calls
anything that sets errno on a single mutex?


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