[Mono-list] Thread.Suspend

Martin Baulig martin@gnome.org
02 Feb 2003 13:45:36 +0100

Dick Porter <dick@ximian.com> writes:

> On Sun, 2003-02-02 at 10:10, Martin Baulig wrote:
> > Can't we find some solution for this, ie. patch boehm a little bit.
> Distributing a custom version of libgc would not be my first choice.

Well, I think we should try to make a really simple and clean patch and then submit it to
the boehm maintainers - if they accept it, we can just wait for the next release and then
use it.

> Long term, the plan is to write our own GC anyway.

Even if we write our own GC, we still need a function which suspends/resumes all the
threads, so this code could be reused in our own GC.

Martin Baulig