[Python-checkins] python/dist/src/Doc/lib libbsddb.tex,,

anthonybaxter at users.sourceforge.net anthonybaxter at users.sourceforge.net
Wed Oct 1 02:02:07 EDT 2003

Update of /cvsroot/python/python/dist/src/Doc/lib
In directory sc8-pr-cvs1:/tmp/cvs-serv26858

Modified Files:
      Tag: release23-maint
Log Message:
added a warning from Greg about legacy mode with threads.

Index: libbsddb.tex
RCS file: /cvsroot/python/python/dist/src/Doc/lib/libbsddb.tex,v
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*** libbsddb.tex	16 Sep 2003 21:42:13 -0000
--- libbsddb.tex	1 Oct 2003 06:02:05 -0000
*** 32,35 ****
--- 32,43 ----
  pybsddb URL.
+ \begin{notice}[warning]
+ This legacy interface is not thread safe in python 2.3.x or earlier.  
+ Data corruption, core dumps or deadlocks may occur if you attempt 
+ multi-threaded access.  You must use the modern pybsddb interface 
+ linked to above if you need multi-threaded or multi-process database 
+ access.
+ \end{notice}
  The \module{bsddb} module defines the following functions that create
  objects that access the appropriate type of Berkeley DB file.  The

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