Design Con 2015
Welcome Guest Log In | Register

Introduction to Posix Threads

Authored on: May 4, 2006 by Doug Abbott

Technical Paper / Conference Paper

0 0
More InfoLess Info
The heavyweight "process model", historically used by Unix systems, including Linux, to split a large system into smaller, more tractable pieces doesn't always lend itself to embedded environments owing to substantial computational overhead. POSIX threads, also known as Pthreads, is a multithreading API that looks more like what embedded programmers are used to but runs in a Unix/Linux environment. This paper introduces Posix Threads and shows you how to use threads to create more efficient, more responsive programs.

View
 
0 comments
write a comment

Please Login

You will be redirected to the login page

×

Please Login

You will be redirected to the login page

×

Please Login

You will be redirected to the login page