Learn about thread synchronization helper classes and their implementation, and sample projects.
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Learn about processes, threads, and a couple of thread synchronization techniques.
There is a partially documented feature in the Microsoft C/C++ runtime libraries that allows you to run code before the main function (main, WinMain or DllMain) is called, and after it returns.
A type of synchronization object for threads'—critical sections'—only works for threads within the same process. Learn more about critical sections and operating system behavior.
This program watches for DNS requests, lists them, and allows you to save them to block certain sites.
Multiprocessor computers are very common nowadays, but the programs that make use of their advantages are quite few. This situation is mainly due to the difficulties accompanying multi-threaded design. There are ways, however, to increase parallelism at low cost. In this article I'm going to describe a method for easy transitioning from sequential single-threaded to parallel multi-threaded code using macros.
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