Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 4th Aug 2006 23:31 UTC, submitted by IdaAshley
Linux The LinuxThreads project originally brought multithreading to Linux, but didn't conform to POSIX threading standards. The introduction of Native POSIX Thread Library (NPTL) however, overcame many of these disadvantages. This article describes some of the differences between these two Linux threading models for developers who may need to port their applications or who simply want to understand where the differences lie.
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RE[5]: man
by corentin on Sun 6th Aug 2006 07:38 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: man"
corentin
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2005-08-08

> You try getting the hard realtime community, *the threads as a programming model community*, and the threads for SMP community to agree on a set of semantics some time.

The "threads as a programming model" community :] (a.k.a. the crack smokers).

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