simonpj at microsoft.com
Mon Mar 17 17:06:25 EST 2003
| Now, what I don't like about my proposal and your proposal is
| that the user has to be aware of OS threads when making
| foreign calls by wrapping it in "threadSafe" or adding
| "threadsafe" sometimes -- but maybe that is unavoidable.
Actually, the proposal currently on the table, which no one has objected
* abolish the distinction between "safe" and "threadsafe"
* make "safe" the default (it already is)
So the user needs to do something special only if she wants to
do something unsafe (by adding "unsafe" to the foreign import).
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