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From Jeff Trawick <traw...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: signals under worker mpm?
Date Thu, 02 Dec 2004 11:37:18 GMT
On Thu, 02 Dec 2004 07:41:58 +0000, Andy Armstrong <andya@apache.org> wrote:
> Stas Bekman wrote:
> [snip]
> > Alternatively one could use a manager thread that implements
> > something like a thread-specific alarm(), where a signal handler
> > running on the interrupted thread does siglongjmp() to break out of
> > the interrupted processing, but implementing that sort of service is
> > not trivial.
> 
> Is it actually worth mentioning that? It seems to invite people who
> don't really know what they're doing around threads to get in too deep.
> I would imagine that anyone who's competent to do that would have
> already got the message from the previous text :)

Agreed, not something we want to mention in the docs.  It begs more
and more details which would not be forthcoming ;)

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