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Module Version: 0.05   Source   Latest Release: Thread-Cleanup-0.06

NAME ^

Thread::Cleanup - Hook thread destruction.

VERSION ^

Version 0.05

SYNOPSIS ^

    use Thread::Cleanup;

    use threads;

    Thread::Cleanup::register {
     my $tid = threads->tid();
     warn "Thread $tid finished\n";
    };

DESCRIPTION ^

This module allows you to hook thread destruction without fiddling with the internals of threads.

It acts globally on all the threads that may spawn anywhere in your program, with the exception of the main thread.

FUNCTIONS ^

register

    register { ... };
    &register($coderef);

Specify that the given block or code reference $coderef will have to be called (in void context, without arguments) every time a thread finishes its job. More precisely,

EXPORT ^

None.

DEPENDENCIES ^

perl 5.8.

A C compiler. This module may happen to build with a C++ compiler as well, but don't rely on it, as no guarantee is made in this regard.

threads 1.07.

XSLoader.

AUTHOR ^

Vincent Pit, <perl at profvince.com>, http://www.profvince.com.

BUGS ^

Please report any bugs or feature requests to bug-thread-cleanup at rt.cpan.org, or through the web interface at http://rt.cpan.org/NoAuth/ReportBug.html?Queue=Thread-Cleanup. I will be notified, and then you'll automatically be notified of progress on your bug as I make changes.

SUPPORT ^

You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.

    perldoc Thread::Cleanup

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS ^

Inspired by a question from TonyC on #p5p.

COPYRIGHT & LICENSE ^

Copyright 2009,2010,2013 Vincent Pit, all rights reserved.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

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