Wed Jun 12 04:22:00 GMT 2002
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> [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Thomas Pfaff
> Sent: Wednesday, 12 June 2002 9:17 PM
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> Subject: Re: Pthreads patches
> Hi Rob,
> i had a minor problem with your latest code:
> You decided to change the mutex pointer into an object. This
> will break
> the verifyable_object_isvalid call in pthread::create.
I thought I might explain why. The usual benefit of an object pointer in
C++ is for optional objects, or for polymorphic objects. Neither applied
in this case, so a composed object is a lower overhead option.
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