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From: Vsevolod Fedorov <sevaAtWork@m...>
Subject: [Caml-list] external threads

One more question about ocaml extensions and threads.

It looks like it is impossible to call ocaml functions from 'external'
thread - thread created from C, by pthread_create. 
So it is difficult, for example, use ocaml to serve CORBA calls.
Caml uses curr_thread global variable and
pthread_setspecific(thread_descriptor_key, ...) available only inside

Is there some solution?
Python, for example, provides special API to set up external threads.


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