[vlc-devel] [PATCH] misc/threads: fix cancellation during mwait

Filip Roséen filip at atch.se
Fri Aug 5 22:49:15 CEST 2016

On 16/08/05 21:21, Filip Roséen wrote:

> Elaboration of commit message
> -----------------------------
> With the above in mind, if the patch in question is satisfying we should
> probably update the documentation of `vlc_addr_timedwait`, if not; remove
> the loop in `src/misc/threads.c:mwait` and make sure that each
> implementation of `vlc_addr_timedwait` internally take spurious wake-ups
> into account.
>   - What are your thoughts?

What is described above has been taken care by merging the patch in
question, as well as updating the documentation (thank you Remi).

See the below for more information:

  - http://git.videolan.org/?p=vlc.git;a=commit;h=1fe78e0
  - http://git.videolan.org/?p=vlc.git;a=commit;h=526705c
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