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Re^4: Thread safe equivalent of LINUX touch command

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Nov 22, 2012 at 23:20 UTC ( #1005197=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: Thread safe equivalent of LINUX touch command
in thread Thread safe equivalent of LINUX touch command

Why not?

Because the module modifies multiple pieces of data (times) in a non-atomic manner, with no synchronisation or locking.

(Stop guessing and look at the **&*%$ code!)


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