cygthread::cygthread() hang

Christopher Faylor
Fri Apr 4 06:02:00 GMT 2003

On Thu, Apr 03, 2003 at 10:23:27AM -0500, Joe Buehler wrote:
>Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>h is only set once when the thread is first started up.  cygthread
>>threads are persistent to avoid thread creation/exit.
>>If this is truly a case of h being NULL in the above, then add code to
>>catch that in the ifdef DEBUGGING case.
>I added some code in cygthread::new() to make sure that h is set when
>new() exits.  I have still run into the problem -- h is 0 when
>cygthread::cygthread() tests it.  So it is being clobbered after
>new() initializes it.

There was a race in new.  Don't know if this is what you were seeing
or not.  It should be fixed now.


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