Re: GThread cancellation

Hi Andres,

> Is there any particular reason why GThread doesn't have anything similar
> to pthread's pthread_cancel(), other than the difficulty of implementing
> such a beast?

I personally think, that thread cancellation is quite a bad idea. While
I'm not completely against it in GLib, I'm sure including it makes a
portable thread abstraction much harder with (in my mind) minimal gain.

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