Thread: Blocking functions

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    Registered User KonArtis's Avatar
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    Question Blocking functions

    Is there something you can do to unblock a blockked function?

    For example:
    allocate dynamic memory
    blocking function();
    free dynamic memory

    unblock Thread1

    Is it possible for Thread2 to unblock Thread1 and still have the dynamic memory freed?


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    not from thread1 -- how is it supposed to unblock thread2 when thread1 is blocked -- it can't get any cpu time to unblock thread2. catch 22 situation

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