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Component programs pth-config,pthread-config  +
Computer languages C  +
Documentation note English on-line end user manual available at www.gnu.org/software/pth/pth-manual.html
Full description 'Pth' is a portable library that provides 'Pth' is a portable library that provides non-preemptive priority-based scheduling for multiple threads of execution inside event-driven applications. Threads run in the same address space on the server application, but each one has its own individual program-counter, run-time stack, signal mask and errno variable. A priority- and event-based non-preemptive scheduler manages the threads; this gives better portability and run-time performance than preemptive scheduling. The event facility lets threads wait until various events occur, including pending I/O on filedescriptors, asynchronous signals, elapsed timers, pending I/O on message ports, thread and process termination, and customized call back functions.ation, and customized call back functions.
GNU package identifier pth  +
Homepage URL http://www.gnu.org/software/pth/pth.html  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords server  + , event  + , scheduling  + , pthread  + , threads  + , user-space  + , non-preemptive  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 8 March 2005  +
License LGPL +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 31 January 2001  +
Name Pth  +
Real name Ralf S. Engelschall  +
Related projects Cheap Threads + , Libpcl +
Resource URL mailto:bug-pth@gnu.org  + , mailto:pth-users@gnu.org  + , comp.programming.threads  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  + , Newsgroup  +
Revisionid 16,109  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 October 2012 15:10:21  +
Revisionuser User:Ezephir +
Role Maintainer  +
Short description GNU Portable Threads library  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use library  +
User level none  +
Version comment 2.0.4 stable released 2005-03-08
Version date 8 March 2005  +
Version download ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/pth/pth-2.0.4.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 2.0.4  +
Version status stable  +
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