Re: Threading in new C++ standard

James Kanze <>
Fri, 25 Apr 2008 09:55:10 -0700 (PDT)
On Apr 25, 1:43 pm, Pete Becker <> wrote:

On 2008-04-25 04:33:22 -0400, Szabolcs Ferenczi
<> said:

Look at the section entitled "Mult-threaded executions and
data races".

Thanks for the hint. I had a look at it. Alltogether, that
section considers how the compiler should react to an
incorrect concurrent program. By incorrect concurrent
program I mean again as above.

Not just that. The terms that it defines are used in other
places to specify the meaning of a valid C++ program.

I think that's the key. Szabolcs keeps harping about an
"incorrect concurrent program", but without something in the
language itself, we have no means of determining whether a
program is correct or not.

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