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From: Rafael Garcia-Suarez
January 1, 2004 06:15
Message ID: email@example.com
Jan Dubois wrote:
> But I think you don't want to mess with this until after the 5.8.3
> release. Just put a note into KNOWN ISSUES that detached threads are
> still not supported on Windows.
Like this ?
Change 22030 by rgs@rgs-home on 2004/01/01 13:55:31
Document that detached threads aren't supported on Windows yet.
Affected files ...
... //depot/perl/ext/threads/threads.pm#35 edit
==== //depot/perl/ext/threads/threads.pm#35 (xtext) ====
@@ -264,6 +264,11 @@
to explicitly add that symbol to ccflags, see C<perl -V>),
signal handling is not threadsafe.
+=item Detached threads on Windows
+There aren't supported yet (as of perl 5.8.3), as they may lead to
+memory access violation problems.
=head1 AUTHOR and COPYRIGHT