[fpc-devel] Threads and alot of crap continued

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Wed Nov 8 12:37:26 CET 2006

> Michael Schnell wrote:
> I don't see how async timers can be useful for software (maybe to 
> control hardware perhaps, but only the trivial kind as well, no complex 
> state allowed), as you cannot take any locks, and must be re-entrant. 

No, not reentrant, unless you use the same event in the queues of multiple
execution points. (which is unlikely I think)

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