[D-runtime] Why do we expose thread_init()?

Sean Kelly sean at invisibleduck.org
Thu Jun 21 22:37:35 PDT 2012

On Jun 21, 2012, at 9:46 AM, Alex Rønne Petersen wrote:

> Hi,
> Is there any particular reason we expose thread_init() in core.thread?
> This seems like the kind of function that really shouldn't be in the
> public API since it's used for internal runtime initialization.

Most of the extern © calls are not really meant for public use.  thread_init() has this name mostly because the namespace chosen for thread stuff was "thread_".  It would be easy enough to mark it private though.

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