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RE: general pool problem

From: Bill Tutt <billtut_at_microsoft.com>
Date: 2000-08-17 02:25:09 CEST

Thread local storage would do the trick without requiring all of the
prototypes to change.
(This is what COM's GetErrorInfo() does.)


 -----Original Message-----
From: Greg Stein [mailto:gstein@lyra.org]

On Wed, Aug 16, 2000 at 04:48:12PM -0700, Daniel L. Rall wrote:
> Would a global pool drawn on by callers of svn_error constructors be out
> of the question?

Yup. That would presumably be stashed into a global variable.

Bam! Now you just lost your thread safety. :-)

SVN "needs" to be thread-safe. (I put quotes because I'm not sure if that
has been articulated formally yet; it is my opinion, tho :-)


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:06 2006

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