[Mono-bugs] [Bug 34263][Maj] Changed - mono hangs after an unhandled exception
19 Nov 2002 18:45:20 -0000
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Changed by firstname.lastname@example.org.
--- shadow/34263 Tue Nov 19 12:15:11 2002
+++ shadow/34263.tmp.32533 Tue Nov 19 13:45:20 2002
@@ -83,6 +83,19 @@
Or you could make the main thread be the finalizer thread ;-)
The issue about Mono for embedded systems is something that we can
revisit later, but right now it is more important that we focus on
desktop/server applications. There is no compeling reason to go on
the embeded space right now.
+------- Additional Comments From email@example.com 2002-11-19 13:45 -------
+Just comparing pthread IDs wont help because you dont want to exit if
+the Main thread just falls off the end of Main(), but you do if it
+fails to catch an exception.
+However, the thread needn't be wasted - it can be doing all sorts of
+housekeeping: eg finalization, or threadpool management. With those
+two integrated, the total thread count won't have increased.
+I'll knock up a proof of concept and send the patch to mono-hackers