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Old 07-23-2004, 03:14 PM   #1
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In linux is there a way for one thread to know the status of another thread. For example how can thread1 gets to know whether thread2 is running or not.
Old 07-29-2004, 05:50 PM   #2
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Look at pthread_join () or use a mutex.

Post if you need some sample code. It is pretty easy to find if you search around. I think that the LDP has some good sample code (if I remeber correctly).


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