Subject: Re: kmail assert error in pthread
To: Sverre Froyen <>
From: Juan RP <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/05/2005 17:55:24
On Fri, 5 Aug 2005 09:47:22 -0600
Sverre Froyen <> wrote:

> Hi,
> This is FYI only.  It may help somebody avoid the problem.
> After upgrading userland (i386) from ca. 28 June to 2 August, my
> kmail application (from kde 3.4.1) started failing with an assert
> error in pthreads.  Installing kde 3.4.2 fixed the problem.

The problem seems to be in librfuncs, that provides the function
strerror_r(), -current now has it built in into the libc.

Rebuilding librfuncs and dependent packages will fix the problem.