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Date: 2002-10-06 (11:25)
From: Sven LUTHER <luther@d...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Native Threads
On Sun, Oct 06, 2002 at 01:12:47PM +0200, wrote:
> Hi,
> I've just been playing with threads and I noticed at execution
> time that Thread.kill is not implemented by the posix-compiled
> version of the library. I used this flag because I thought that
> it would be faster (please correct me if I'm wrong), and there
> was no mention that Thread.kill would not be implemented.
> By looking at the sources, I learned that the reason is
> "problems with cleanup handlers on several platforms".
> That's fine with me, but I would like to compile my
> program :)

Or at least a more proeminent note on this in the documentation.
I don't think it is acceptable to have to look at the source to discover
that a documented function is just not available.


Sven Luther
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