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Alastair Reid alastair@reid-consulting-uk.ltd.uk
10 Sep 2002 15:23:44 +0100

> In FFI code you have to be more careful [about killing threads], however.

It's clear there's a bunch of bad things could happen here - but not
obvious what does happen.

Does killing a thread that is calling a C function kill it immediately
(i.e., before the call completes) or wait until the C function