Subject: Re: pthread problem on MP system - is this the known issue?
To: Jeff Rizzo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Tom Ivar Helbekkmo <email@example.com>
Date: 01/29/2003 07:14:25
> Jeff Rizzo <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> 0x48081d93 in pthread__switch_away () from /usr/lib/libpthread.so.0
> For what it's worth, I'm seeing core dumps with both pthreads-using
> applications I use (xmms and Mozilla) in this spot, on a uniprocessor
> system. (Well, it's actually a dual-CPU box, but the kernel only
> supports one of them.) This system was running well with a complete
> (kernel, userland and packages) environment CVS-ed Friday morning EU
> time, but fails after updating again today, Monday morning.
> Installing the new libpthread.so introduced the behaviour, and
> completely rebuilding everything that used it (including all
> supporting libraries &c) did not help.
It was a dependency problem. 'make cleandir' in lib/libpthread/,
followed by 'make dependall' and 'make install' fixed it.
Tom Ivar Helbekkmo, Senior System Administrator, EUnet Norway
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