Chapter 5 Threads and Multiprocessing

Table of Contents

5.1 POSIX Compliance
5.2 Threading Model
5.3 Differences Between Implementations of Pthreads
5.4 Thread Attributes
5.5 Signals in Threaded Applications
5.6 OpenMP Support
5.7 Auto Parallelization and Compile-Time Optimizations
5.8 Using the Thread Analyzer

This chapter provides information about factors that you should take into consideration when porting threaded applications in a multiprocessor environment.