Re: UNIX os stuff in lisp
From: Edi Weitz (spamtrap_at_agharta.de)
Date: Thu, 18 Nov 2004 21:34:16 +0100
On Thu, 18 Nov 2004 21:18:31 +0100, Jim Newton <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I'm taking a look at
> and i have some questions about the :status-hook. It is a function
> that gets called automatically when my child process's status
> changes. What happens if i have 100 child processes and many of
> their statuses change at about the same time? Do i need to worry
> about this? What if the status changes before i get finished
> creating all my processes? What if the status-hook function is
> running, and before it finishes another processes status changes?
> Do i need to implement a locking mechanism myself to handle this
That's most likely a question for the CMUCL mailing list.
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