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Why 'Graphics.wait_next_event' doesn't reply anymore ?
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Date: 2007-11-14 (00:33)
From: Oliver Bandel <oliver@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Why 'Graphics.wait_next_event' doesn't reply anymore ?
Zitat von Fabrice Marchant <fabrice.marchant@orange.fr>:

> On Tue, 13 Nov 2007 11:14:32 +0100
> Oliver Bandel <oliver@first.in-berlin.de> wrote:
> > So, it was not OCaml nor the Graphics module that is buggy ;-)
>   But I wonder why I didn't see any word about these necessary
> "precaution" in doc. (Maybe have missed something ?)

There are so many C-libs that were (or even now are)
not threadsafe. And this is (was) seldom mentioned
in the documentation...

Who uses threads must be aware of a lot of things.
Again I can recommend to read the recommended books.

If you want to have thunghs mentioned in the OCaml-documentation,
you can write a feature wish for the Ocaml docs at the
appropriate tool:


It's used for bugs and feature wishes,
for OCaml sourcecode as well as the documentation.

So, if you want to have it inside, please use this.
I think it's easier for the core developpers to look
there, instead of scanning all the discussions here
on the list for something that they might possibly
should take care of.