[Ffmpeg-devel] native win32 threads or pthreads-win32?

Borat borat
Thu Oct 5 18:11:58 CEST 2006

Dana Hudes wrote:

(Ramiro Polla:)
>>>>> While making the win32 builds, I came across the decision of using
>>>>> either native win32 threads (w32thread.c), or pthreads, with the
>>>>> pthreads-win32 library.

> You will certainly get better performance with native win32 threading if
> you are running natively on win32 rather than cygwin.

Another advantage of using native threads is the independency of
the 'pthreadGC2.dll' shared object file.


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