Multithreaded Programming Guide

Examples of Threads Programs

This guide has covered a wide variety of important threads programming issues. Appendix A, Extended Example: A Thread Pool Implementation provides a pthreads program example that uses many of the features and styles that have been discussed.

Further Reading

For more in-depth information about multithreading, see Programming with Threads by Steve Kleiman, Devang Shah, and Bart Smaalders (Prentice-Hall, published in 1995). Note that although the book is not current with changes to the Solaris OS, much of the conceptual information is still valid.