[gccsdk] Firefox threading changes
peter at chocky.org
Sat Sep 5 09:13:16 PDT 2009
Paul Stewart wrote:
> In message <4AA1E850.9040705 at chocky.org>
> Peter Naulls <peter at chocky.org> wrote:
>> I've made some changes to the event handling in ChoX11 so that it's more
>> thread driven than event/poll driven, so we don't have to keep
>> trying to see if RISC OS needs us to poll or collect any
>> This is still experimental, and there are some locking issues
>> I need to resolve - don't try and open multiple window for
>> example. But the result - well, I won't ruin the surprise.
> Peter, thanks for your continued efforts with Firefox.
> What I've discovered about this release is as follows: -
As I said, it's very much experimental, so such reports
aren't that helpful. It's just meant to show what I'm
working on, which will certainly have known issues.
> Firefox 22.214.171.124 locks up
> Firefox 126.96.36.199 quits
There is no 188.8.131.52 - please check your version numbers.
Any new version will be 184.108.40.206-2 or something. But
if it's really "quitting", then presumably you really
mean it's crashing, and there's a stderr present. This
_might_ be useful to send to me, but then again it might
not, because of the above reasons. Let's wait until
I make a new full release.
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