From: Christian Kreibich <kreibich@in...> - 2001-12-09 23:17:09
"Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman)" wrote:
> named ref counting blocking - so i can just block one subsystem from workign by
> saying e_block_start("menus");. it incriments the block counter... if i block
> multiple times it requires that many unblocks again to unblock... systems chan
> ceck if they are blocked and abor early. its simple - but will be needed in lots
> of places (for example - block menu popups whilst dragging icons around etc.)
Aah, basically what recursive locks in pthreads do. I see. Thanks.