Subject: Re: pth & pth-syscall problems
To: Julio Merino <>
From: Mihai Chelaru <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/06/2002 20:25:45
On Thursday 06 June 2002 20:10, Julio Merino wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 06, 2002 at 06:58:27PM +0300, Mihai Chelaru wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I compiled & installed kde3 from packages. So far so good. The only
> > problem was that this set of packages installed also pth-syscall pack.
> > Now everything else that requires pth reports a conflict between pth and
> > pth-syscall. I changed some Makefiles to use pth-syscall
> > (USE_PTHREAD=native pth-syscall) and there was no problem. But some of
> > them just keep trying to link against pth (like mplayer or gtk) with or
> > without USE_PTHREAD=pth-syscall. Any recomandations ?
> echo "PTHREAD_TYPE=pth-syscall" >> /etc/mk.conf
> About mplayer, there is a "problem" in devel/SDL, which only uses pth. I
> sent yesterday a PR "fixing" this.

Thanks. Indeed, I was able to compile all the stuff but mplayer till now. But 
the problem is not in SDL as far as I see. I compiled devel/SDL changing this 

BUILDLINK_DEPENDS.pth=  pth>=1.4.0

to this:

BUILDLINK_DEPENDS.pth=  pth-syscall>=1.4.0