Re: sharing is caring (mutex solution)
Date: Sun, 13 Jan 2002 23:58:49 +0100
> Sonntag, 13. Januar 2002 12:37,Daniel Stenberg:
> > * Mutexing
> > Instead, I suggest that we have libcurl call two application specified
> > callbacks for retrieving and releasing mutexes, leaving the actual
> > implementation for the outside to decide.
> > Comments?
> We (idea from Ingo Wilken, implemted by me) are using this solution some
> month. We are using libcurl for browser simulation. One day we needed
> cookie support in our threaded application so we added mutexing right
> the way you described above.
> See attached (old) patch. Maybe i will build a patch for 7.9.2 comming
It would actually have to be abstracted a bit, this mutex stuff
shouldn't be only cookie related, it should be a general function,
that could be called anytime something should be mutexed (and it
should have a default function), something so that in the API you
// .. Use globals
> Dirk Manske
Content-Description: Patch Cookie Mutexing
Received on 2002-01-14