Threading modeule and condition??

Christopher T King squirrel at WPI.EDU
Fri Jul 23 22:41:40 CEST 2004


On 23 Jul 2004, David Bolen wrote:

> Christopher T King <squirrel at WPI.EDU> writes:
> 
> > Just make sure you do this _before_ creating your threads, so that the 
> > object is shared by all the threads when they are created.
> 
> Order of creation shouldn't make any difference.  Condition objects
> (as all of the synchronization objects built on top of the lock
> primitive) exist independent of thread's per-se.  They are designed
> for use from multiple-threads, so it doesn't matter if they are
> created before or after the threads that use them, although obviously
> you need to hand the threads references to the objects they are going
> to use.

That's more what I was getting at, "make sure you create one and pass it 
to all your threads instead of creating different ones in each thread".  
Poor wording on my part.




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