Subject: Re: pthreads since 8/08/03
To: None <>
From: Alan Barrett <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/15/2003 10:05:36
On Fri, 15 Aug 2003, Gilbert Fernandes wrote:
> ogg123: Error detected by libpthread: Destroying
> condition variable in use.
> Detected by file "/autobuild/HEAD/src/lib/libpthread/pthread_cond.c",
> line 93, function "pthread_cond_destroy".
> See pthread(3) for information.
> Abort (core dumped)

This usually means that the application (ogg123) has bugs, such that
it tries to do things that are not valid in terms of the pthread
API.  NetBSD's pthread implementation detects the error and aborts the

If you have a very recent -current, read the pthread(3) man page and set
the environment variable PTHREAD_DIAGASSERT to a value that includes "A"
(to tell it not to abort).  If you have an older -current, try setting

--apb (Alan Barrett)