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Your code as is, but with the Net::SMTP stuff commented out and replaced by a couple of sleeps, functions perfectly. Ie. The threads start, read the work items off the queue, terminate their loops and exit. And the joins all complete successfully and cleanly. Under 5.8.6 and 5.8.8.

So, maybe Net::SMTP isn't thread safe? Try starting one thread and see if that completes successfully?

If one works, try starting 2.

If you post again, properly indented code would be good.


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In reply to Re: Hanging Threads by BrowserUk
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