[Project_owners] thread safety
axel at pike.org
Tue Jul 18 15:06:33 EDT 2006
eric.jung at yahoo.com wrote:
> Thanks for the reply, Axel.
>> In general, nothing in mozilla is threadsafe. There are a few exceptions
>> to this rule, but only few.
> This is bad news for me, indeed.
>> There are several ways to hack around this, you could for example proxy
>> stuff on the main thread for xpcom objects.
> I don't understand what you mean. Can you explain further?
I have never used it myself, but I found this page, which is old docs.
>> With js objects itself, or the RegExp in particular, no idea. I suggest
>> to either dig in the code or ask in the jsengine newsgroup on mozilla.org.
> OK, thanks.
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