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1Revision history for Perl extension threads.
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4 - Sundry test suite fixes
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61.63 Tue Jun 26 21:15:27 EDT 2007
7 - Avoid double-free of the thread function
8 - Added reference in POD to perlmod section on thread safety
9 - Mention leaked and unreferenced scalar warnings in POD
10 - Removed BEGIN in threads.pm
11 - Only need to require Config
12
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131.62 Thu May 17 16:10:49 2007
14 - Fixed :all import option
15 - Fixed problems in test suite
16 - Subversion repository on Google
17
da140a40
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181.61 Wed Mar 21 16:09:15 EDT 2007
19 - Fix 'list/array' context - both keywords are supported
20 - Upgraded ppport.h to Devel::PPPort 3.11
21 - Removed embed.t - unreliable
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c527c90b 231.59 Mon Feb 5 16:05:44 EST 2007
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24 - POD tweaks per Wolfgang Laun
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261.58 Wed Jan 24 13:15:34 EST 2007
27 - Fix race conditions on thread destruction (Dave Mitchell)
28 - Ignore thread return value(s) in void context
29 - Check for missing args for 'use threads' options
30 - Check that stack size argument is numeric
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321.57 Wed Dec 20 13:10:26 EST 2006
33 - Fixes courtesy of Michael J. Pomraning
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34 Eliminates self joins
35 Eliminates multiple, simultaneous joins on a thread
36 Protects thread->state variable with mutexes
37 Checks that OS join call is successful
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391.56 Fri Dec 15 12:18:47 EST 2006
40 - More fixes to test suite
41
421.55 Fri Dec 15 11:24:46 EST 2006
43 - Fixes to test suite
44
955c272e
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451.54 Thu Dec 14 14:12:30 EST 2006
46 - Added ->error() method
47
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481.53 Mon Nov 27 12:08:27 EST 2006
49 - Fix for a thread cloning bug
50 - Fixes to test suite
51
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521.52 Tue Nov 21 11:04:03 EST 2006
53 - Fix compiler warnings
54
adc09a0e
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551.51 Wed Nov 15 14:25:30 EST 2006
56 - Thread destruction fix
57
70dc2d88
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581.49 Fri Nov 3 08:33:28 EST 2006
59 - Fix a warning message
60
611.48 Thu Nov 2 12:33:22 EST 2006
62 - Fix for segfault during thread destruction
63
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641.47 Mon Oct 30 16:02:53 EST 2006
65 - Fix t/thread.t crash under Win32
66 - Test multiple embedded Perl support
67
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681.46 Fri Oct 27 19:51:48 EST 2006
69 - Support multiple embedded Perls
70 - Document workaround for non-threadsafe modules
71
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721.45 Wed Oct 25 14:22:23 EDT 2006
73 - Makefile.PL changes for CORE
74 - Updated POD tests
75
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761.44 Wed Oct 11 08:55:50 EDT 2006
77 - Complain about bad import options
78 - Added example threads script
79
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801.43 Fri Oct 6 15:12:07 EDT 2006
81 - Stringify threads objects
82 - Removed 'typemap' file
83
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841.42 Mon Sep 18 11:17:13 EDT 2006
85 - Fixes to tests
86 - Move $threads::threads outside of BEGIN block
87
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881.41 Fri Sep 8 19:28:41 EST 2006
89 - Race condition fixes
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911.39 Tue Aug 30 12:00:00 EDT 2006
92 - Signals are safe in 5.8.0
93 - Upgraded ppport.h to Devel::PPPort 3.10
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951.38 Tue Aug 1 11:48:56 EDT 2006
96 - Fixes to tests
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60bd5ef6 981.37 Fri Jul 21 10:51:36 EDT 2006
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99 - Revert 'exit' behavior with override
100
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1011.36 Mon Jul 10 15:58:13 EDT 2006
102 - Ignore signals sent to terminated threads
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1041.35 Mon Jul 10 09:44:47 EDT 2006
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105 - Upgraded ppport.h to Devel::PPPort 3.09
106 - Fix for Borland compiler
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1081.34 Thu Jul 6 10:29:37 EDT 2006
109 - Added ->is_running, ->is_detached, ->is_joinable, ->wantarray
110 - Enhanced ->list to return running or joinable threads
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1121.33 Mon Jul 3 10:11:20 EDT 2006
113 - 'exit' inside a thread silently terminates thread only
114 - Added 'threads->exit()' (just calls CORE::exit(0))
115 - Handle 'die/exit' in thread warn handlers if thread terminates
116 with a warning
117 - Give exact accounting of unjoined threads on program termination
118 - Fix spurious 'failures' from t/blocks.t
119 - Set correct path to threads module in tests that use test.pl
120
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1211.32 Mon Jun 5 09:27:53 EDT 2006
122 - Fix for HP-UX 10.20 pthread_attr_getstacksize usage
123 - Check for threads::shared in tests
124
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1251.31 Fri May 19 16:06:42 EDT 2006
126 - Explicit thread context
127
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1281.29 Thu May 18 16:09:28 EDT 2006
129 - Fix warning/core dump from ->create('foo') in BEGIN block
130
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1311.28 Wed May 17 14:33:13 EDT 2006
132 - Fix for build failure under older Perl versions
133 - Skip signalling tests if using unsafe signals
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1351.27 Thu May 11 11:52:21 EDT 2006
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136 - Added $thr->kill() method for thread signalling
137 - Check for 'C' compiler when building module
138
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1391.26 Mon May 8 13:18:29 EDT 2006
140 - Fix for Win32 build WRT page size
141
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1421.25 Thu May 4 12:34:02 EDT 2006
143 - Final sync with blead
144 - Lock counters in tests
145
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1461.24 Mon Apr 24 10:29:11 EDT 2006
147 - assert() that thread 0 is never destructed
148 - Determinancy in free.t
149
1501.23 Thu Apr 13 16:57:00 EDT 2006
151 - BUG (RE)FIX: Properly free thread's Perl interpreter
152 - It's an error to detach a thread twice
153 - More XS code cleanups
154
1551.22 Fri Apr 7 21:35:06 EDT 2006
156 - Documented maximum stack size error
157
1581.21 Tue Apr 4 13:57:23 EDT 2006
159 - Corrected ->_handle() to return a pointer
160 - Overload !=
161
1621.19 Sat Mar 25 18:46:02 EST 2006
163 - Use 'DEFINE' instead of 'CCFLAGS' in Makefile.PL
164
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1651.18 Fri Mar 24 14:21:36 EST 2006
166 - ->equal returns 0 on false for backwards compatibility
167 - Changed UVs to IVs in XS code (except for TID)
168 - Use ->create in tests
169
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1701.17 Thu Mar 23 10:31:20 EST 2006
171 - Restoration of 'core' build parameters
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1731.15 Wed Mar 22 13:46:51 EST 2006
174 - BUG FIX: Replaced SvPV_nolen_const macro
175 - Disabled closure return test again and added note in POD
176
1771.14 Tue Mar 21 08:40:16 EST 2006
178 - BUG FIX: Corrected UV formatting string
179
1801.13 Mon Mar 20 15:09:42 EST 2006
181 - BUG FIX: Round stack sizes to multiple of page size
182 - Use PTHREAD_STACK_MIN if available
183
1841.12 Sun Mar 19 17:34:49 EST 2006
185 - Implemented $thr1->equal($thr2) in XS
186 - Use $ENV{PERL_CORE} in tests
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1881.11 Fri Mar 17 13:24:35 EST 2006
f2cba68d 189 - BUG FIX: Properly free thread's Perl interpreter
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190 - Removed BUGS POD item regarding returning objects from threads
191 - Enabled closure return test in t/problems.t
192 - Handle deprecation of :unique in tests
193 - XS code cleanup
194 - Better POD coverage
195
1961.09 Mon Mar 13 14:14:37 EST 2006
197 - Initial (re-)release to CPAN
198 - 64-bit TIDs
199 - API for thread stack size (courtesy of Dean Arnold)
200 - Made threads->list() context sensitive
201 - Implemented threads->object($tid) in XS
202 - Added $thr->_handle() method
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205Ancient history:
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2070.03 Mon Jul 2 12:00:50 CEST 2001
208 Fixed bug with threads->self() in main thread, thanks Hackworth!
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2100.02 Sat Jun 30 09:41:00 GMT 2001
211 Fixed bug in threads->self() reported by Hackworth
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2130.01 Tue Apr 24 19:04:12 2001
214 Cleaned up documentation
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