2011-09-28, 07:01 AM
In computer coding, what does it mean if a code is "thread-safe?"
2011-09-28, 10:42 AM
A piece of code is thread-safe if it only manipulates shared data structures in a thread-safe manner, which enables safe execution by multiple threads at the same time. There are various strategies for making thread-safe data structures
Thread safety - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thread_safety)