_PR_HAVE_THREADSAFE_GETHOST should (probably) be defined for WIN32 platforms

RESOLVED FIXED in 4.5

Status

defect
RESOLVED FIXED
16 years ago
16 years ago

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(Reporter: darin.moz, Assigned: wtc)

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other
x86
Windows 2000

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Description

16 years ago
Wan-Teh Chang wrote:
>
> Darin Fisher wrote:
>
>> wtc,
>>
>> i noticed that it looks like _PR_NO_DNS_LOCK is not defined under WIN32.  the
msdn docs say that gethostbyname uses thread local storage (see
http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/winsock/winsock/gethostbyname_2.asp).
>>
>> should i file a bug?  or is there some problem with disabling the locks under
WIN32?
>
> Yes, please file a bug.  I didn't know about that.
> We also need to verify that gethostbyaddr uses
> thread local storage.  (It's not documented, so
> we'll need to determine that by experiments.)
>  If so, then we can define
> _PR_HAVE_THREADSAFE_GETHOST.
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Comment 1

16 years ago
This was fixed as part of my checkin for bug 211501.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 16 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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Updated

16 years ago
Target Milestone: --- → 4.5
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