Qt 4.4 QtConcurrent and libthread_xu

Aggelos Economopoulos aoiko at cc.ece.ntua.gr
Wed May 7 16:26:37 PDT 2008

On Thursday 08 May 2008, Matthew Dillon wrote:
>     Ultimately it comes down to what does the standard intend?  
>     So I am willing to commit the change, even if the standard doesn't allow
>     NULL.

Well, SUSv3 says

"The pthread_mutex_lock(), pthread_mutex_trylock(), and pthread_mutex_unlock()
functions may fail if:
The value specified by mutex does not refer to an initialized mutex object."

So it definitely allows NULL and seems to encourage extra mtx->magic checks.


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