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From Micha Lenk <>
Subject Re: How to wait on a global lock with timeout
Date Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:22:03 GMT
Hi Yann,

On 30.09.2014 18:16, Yann Ylavic wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 30, 2014 at 5:30 PM, Yann Ylavic <> wrote:
>> I have been working on a patch to provide
>> apr_[thread/proc]_mutex_timedlock() in APR, [...]

I think that is exactly what I was looking for...

Your idea to use the native mutex functions is probably better than 
nothing. It provides the needed functionality at least for some platforms.

> I think I'll give my patch a new chance, at least for proc-mutexes
> (and hence global-mutexes), but this is not a today's solution in any
> case since I would be at best an APR-1.6 feature (if accepted)...

That would be great. I am looking forward to test that, as soon as 
available... ;)


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