[mythtv] [patch] thread safe verbose macro v4

Daniel Thor Kristjansson danielk at mrl.nyu.edu
Tue Mar 1 02:23:40 UTC 2005

On Mon, 28 Feb 2005, thor wrote:
]On Monday 28 February 2005 08:57 pm, Daniel Thor Kristjansson wrote:
] I had always assumed that iostream was threadsafe. Is that not the case?

Yes and no, it won't crash, but the characters of 
two simultaneous string writes will overlap.

Thread 1: cout<<"ABC";
Thread 2: cout<<"123"

might give you

etc, etc

-- Daniel

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