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 http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/ghc/ticket/5558.

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.


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Version0.1
Dependenciesbase (>=3 && <5)
LicenseBSD3
AuthorKeegan McAllister <mcallister.keegan@gmail.com>
MaintainerKeegan McAllister <mcallister.keegan@gmail.com>
CategorySystem, Concurrency
Source repositoryhead: git clone git://github.com/kmcallister/global-lock
Upload dateFri Nov 4 07:48:43 UTC 2011
Uploaded byKeeganMcAllister
Downloads127 total (9 in last 30 days)

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