[Haskell-cafe] Unbound threads and FFI
joelr1 at gmail.com
Wed Dec 14 10:33:31 EST 2005
On Dec 14, 2005, at 3:21 PM, Simon Marlow wrote:
> this only happens in the -threaded RTS, in the non-threaded RTS a FFI
> call will block all the other Haskell threads.
Just to be absolutely sure... Does the above apply to safe _and_
I have been using the non-threaded runtime with unsafe FFI calls
(OpenSSL, Zlib) and I do not believe my runtime was being blocked.
Maybe I just didn't notice it, though.
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