Can't suspend a thread?

James J. Besemer jb at
Fri Sep 27 05:05:37 EDT 2002

Tim Roberts wrote:

>Hmm, you're quite right.  I didn't realize you could suspend another thread
>in Win32.  The documentation does caution against using it in anything
>other than a debugger, but it certainly exists.
Yeah, it's possible but I question the wisdom of doing it.  Starting and 
stopping threads altogether or using synchronization primitives seems 
the better way to go in every case I can think of.



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