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sigsafe is a C library for safely, reliably, and promptly handling signals delivered to specific threads without significant overhead.

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Recent releases

  •  11 May 2004 10:38

    Release Notes: This release added support for Linux/Alpha, Linux/ia64, Linux/x86_64, NetBSD/i386, Solaris/SPARC, and Tru64/Alpha. It also added porting and testing notes to the documentation.

    •  02 May 2004 12:15

      Release Notes: This release added support for FreeBSD/x86, but needs testing with the different threading libraries (4.X "-pthreads", LinuxThreads, and 5.X with KSEs). There were also documentation improvements, a workaround to compile with Red Hat 9's half-finished epoll, and a fix for sigsafe_select.

      •  25 Feb 2004 03:18

        Release Notes: The documentation has been improved: there's an extremely quick overview on the front page, a page with signal usage patterns and notes (from the old front page), and a separate background page. The race condition tests are now more complete and easier to run.

        •  16 Feb 2004 05:57

          Release Notes: Initial version with Linux/i386 and Darwin/PPC (OS X) implementations. The race condition checker does not yet work under Darwin.


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