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Re: Intel(R) Thread Checker report

From: Domenico Andreoli <>
Date: Wed, 20 Jun 2007 15:25:29 +0200

On Wed, Jun 20, 2007 at 10:26:13AM +0200, Gerrit Bruchhäuser wrote:
> Hi,


> according to Intel(R) Thread Checker, incrementing/decrementing shared
> data of i.e. type 'volatile unsigned int' is not thread safe. So I got a lot
> of error reports from the tool within libcurl.

Indeed "volatile" does not help at all with thread safety. Daniel,
are you using it anywhere?


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