The global-lock package

[Tags: bsd3, library]

This library provides a single global lock. You can use it, for example, to protect a thread-unsafe C library.

The implementation does not use unsafePerformIO. It should be safe against GHC bugs such as

You can use this library as-is, or as a template for including a similar lock in your own Haskell project.

This library requires that the C compiler invoked by Cabal is GCC 4.1 or newer.


Change logNone available
Dependenciesbase (>=3 && <5)
AuthorKeegan McAllister <>
MaintainerKeegan McAllister <>
CategorySystem, Concurrency
Source repositoryhead: git clone git://
UploadedFri Nov 4 07:48:43 UTC 2011 by KeeganMcAllister
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