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From:
Andy Dougherty
Date:
November 5, 2002 06:20
Subject:
Re: Chainsaw part two.
Message ID:
Pine.SOL.4.10.10211050918530.2484-100000@maxwell.phys.lafayette.edu
On Mon, 4 Nov 2002, H.Merijn Brand wrote:

> I would propose the following change to weed out 5005threads from Configure.
> 
> Any remarks? (unified diff attached)

On a quick glance, it looks ok.  I do notice, however, that you've
maintained both USE_THREADS and USE_ITHREADS.  This does allow for the
future possibility of supporting yet-another-threads implementation, but
I'd perhaps have been tempted to even simplify things further and simply
#define USE_ITHREADS USE_THREADS for compatibility with pre-5.9.0.

On the other hand, what you have doesn't appear broken, so maybe we
shouldn't touch it further :-).

-- 
    Andy Dougherty		doughera@lafayette.edu


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