[PATCH] a new pthread_cond implementation

Robert Collins rbcollins@cygwin.com
Thu Jan 23 12:29:00 GMT 2003


On Thu, 2003-01-23 at 23:21, Thomas Pfaff wrote:


> 4. The spec requires that the mutex which is used with the condition
> shall be locked by the calling thread. The current code does not check
> this and will additionally create the mutex if it initialized with
> PTHREAD_MUTEX_INITIALIZER. The opengroup spec suggests EPERM under that
> condition.

The spec only requires this for pthread_cond_wait, not for all
pthread_cond_ calls. I hadn't noticed the EPERM suggestion.

I want to go through this patch in detail - it'll be a couple of days.

Please don't check it in yet.

Rob
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