[ic] Threaded perl (re: debian bug #203579)

Jamie Neil jamie at versado.net
Sun Feb 27 07:17:04 EST 2005

Mike Heins wrote:
> What would you have us do? When it works, it works. We have nothing
> in Interchange which needs to be done that we know of. If there is
> something, please, please tell us what it is.

I never suggested that this problem is caused by Interchange code, and 
I'd be suprised if it is. I'm just frustrated by the apparent lack of 

> In fact, my latest tests indicate it works pretty well with Fedora Core
> 3 and their threaded perl. Does it work on other threaded Perls? Don't
> know. But personally I wouldn't subject my online business to the
> uncertainty. Tim Bunce still states that threads on DBI are experimental
> and should not be used in production, and I have to go along with what
> he says. When he says they are ready for prime time, I believe IC will
> work just fine with it.

That at least is encouraging.

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