[fpc-pascal] Thread Safety of String

Craig Peterson craig at scootersoftware.com
Wed Jun 4 19:26:45 CEST 2014

On 6/4/2014 12:22 PM, md at rpzdesign.com wrote:
> I like the string handling patterns of freepascal but I want
> the memory stability of a static array of chars
> so I can be used in multi-thread operations without
> a lot a critical section considerations.

Have you actually verified that adding a critical section makes things
noticeably slower?  You're better off starting with something that you
know is correct and optimizing it with questionable changes when you're
sure you need it.

Craig Peterson
Scooter Software

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