Subject: Re: Enabling Native Pthreads
To: Perry E. Metzger <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/24/2003 13:41:40
In message <>, "Perry E. Metzger" writes:
>Soren Jacobsen <> writes:
>> On Mon, Feb 24, 2003 at 01:17:51AM -0300, Daniel Bolgheroni wrote:
>> > Is native pthreads enabled by default in -current kernels or are there
>> > an options to do this explicity?
>> It's enabled by default.
>Note that you need a new userland, not just a new kernel... but it is
>enabled by default.

And if I'm not mistaken, you have to rebuild any packages that used the 
old thread library.

		--Steve Bellovin, (me) (2nd edition of "Firewalls" book)