sharing mutexes

Brooks Davis brooks at
Mon Aug 30 00:14:34 PDT 2004

On Mon, Aug 30, 2004 at 08:57:30AM +0300, Petri Helenius wrote:
> Is there currently a supported way to share mutexes across processes?

That depends on what you mean.  You can use sysv semaphores between
processes, but their API is problematic in some applications.

Could you explain what you want to do in more detail?

-- Brooks

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