[Development] What kind of airplane we want to build?

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at chello.at
Sat Jan 23 01:44:32 CET 2016

Marc Mutz wrote:
> I'm not saying we don't need new API should we replace QThread with
> std::thead. I'm saying that all the hard, impressive, work is already
> done. It seems to be mostly a question of API now.

It shall be noted that QThread has backends for both POSIX threads 
(pthreads) and Win32 threads, whereas (last I checked) at least GCC's 
libstdc++ supports only POSIX threads for std::thread, so you have to use a 
pthreads compatibility layer to use std::thread with MinGW.

        Kevin Kofler

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