Subject: Re: What is happening with libpthread???
To: Brett Lymn <>
From: Marc Baudoin <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/18/1997 15:12:07
Brett Lymn <> writes:
>         Whilst stumbling about in the lib sources I saw the stuff for
> the pthreads library there (I am talking the i386 architecture here).
> It appeared that from a December96-ish -current that the library does
> not compile correctly (lots of mis-matched function prototypes).  I
> have tried updating to the latest -current but none of the pthread
> files were changed when I did this.  Is there work that needs to be
> done to integrate the libpthread stuff?  Or have I done something
> wrong?

The pthreads library bundled with NetBSD is a quite old one which doesn't
even compile, you're right.

Get the latest pthreads library (1_60_beta6) from
<URL:>, it compiles and run OK on my NetBSD
1.2 box.

Marc Baudoin   -=-   <>
Hervé Schauer Consultants