[fpc-pascal] Why is cthreads unit not included by default
graemeg at opensoft.homeip.net
Thu Aug 27 12:43:05 CEST 2009
Henry Vermaak wrote:
> The linux threading support is part of glibc. See `man pthreads`.
> That's why Mattias says that including it by default in lazarus is
> o.k., since all the widgetsets depend on libc, anyway.
> Threading on Windows works with Windows API functions.
I understand all this, but isn't libc available on all unix-type OSes.
If so, then I don't understand why it (threading) must be optional in
FPC based applications.
- Graeme -
fpGUI Toolkit - a cross-platform GUI toolkit using Free Pascal
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