Killing threads

Aahz aahz at
Sun Apr 5 06:22:35 CEST 2009

In article <4b52f7d7-81d5-4141-9385-ee8cfb90ac1b at>,
 <ericwoodworth at> wrote:
>I'm using queues to talk between these threads so I could certainly
>put some kind of message on the queue that causes the threads to
>commit suicide but I'm thinking there's a more built in way to do what
>I want.  I'm just not sure what it is.

There isn't, you have the right idea about using queues.
Aahz (aahz at           <*>

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