Author skip.montanaro
Recipients akitada, loewis, skip.montanaro
Date 2009-04-12.23:45:07
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Akira> Note that dbm and gdbm C API is a little different.  gdbm_nextkey
    Akira> requires key for its argument, dbm_nextkey don't.  So I had to
    Akira> use for gdbm an static variable that points to the current
    Akira> position.

I don't think this is going to fly.  A static variable is not thread-safe.
What's worse, even in a non-threaded environment you might want to iterate
over the gdbm file simultaneously from two different places.
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