Subject: Re: NetBSD2.0: reporting libpthread errors?
To: Scott Presnell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <email@example.com>
Date: 12/15/2004 13:09:35
On Wed, Dec 15, 2004 at 08:57:47AM -0800, Scott Presnell wrote:
> In the course of debugging some unrelated issues I've been seeing:
> kdeinit: Error detected by libpthread: Destroying locked mutex.
> Detected by file "/usr/src/lib/libpthread/pthread_mutex.c", line 135,
> function "pthread_mutex_destroy"
> Should I report this somehow?
That's a bug in the application code you're running: libpthread has
detected that the application is trying to destroy a mutex while
some thread still holds that mutex locked.
In other words, it's a bug in KDE. I don't know how successful you
will be in getting the KDE team to fix it, however.
Thor Lancelot Simon firstname.lastname@example.org
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