[GRASS5] Are GRASS Library functions thread-safe?
glynn.clements at virgin.net
Wed Jun 18 01:15:09 EDT 2003
zhang ji wrote:
> I want to know the GRASS library functions (from GIS
> Library, Vector Library, and Segment Library) are
> thread-safe or not?
No. The GRASS libraries are a very long way from being thread-safe.
This isn't just an implementation detail; i.e. we can't just change
the "internals" of the libraries to make them thread-safe. We would
also need to substantially change the programming interface.
Glynn Clements <glynn.clements at virgin.net>
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