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Difference between usethreads, use5005threads

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David M. Lloyd
August 21, 2001 13:16
Difference between usethreads, use5005threads
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What exactly is the difference between usethreads and use5005threads?
What I've been able to gather from the source is that 'usethreads' just
defines things like perl_mutex, but use5005threads actually allows "use
Thread" to function.

Is that even close?

Assuming the above is correct, I am assuming that there is performance
degradation associated with usethreads, am I correct there as well?


- D


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