Subject: Re: Problems with threads in Linux emulation
To: Matthias Scheler <>
From: Tino Wildenhain <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/10/2000 10:55:26

Matthias Scheler wrote:
>         Hello,
> in an attempt to find a fix for the problems in our Linux emulation with
> programs using the Linux Posix Thread Implementation I wrote the
> following small test program:
> As you can see it only creates a number of threads which print out a
> message and terminate afterwards. If you invoke that program under
> Linux with an arbitrary number of threads it works fine. Under NetBSD
> it works fine if only one thread is created. But if more than one thread
> is created the main program hangs after printing "main process finished".
> While it is hanging two processes are left:

This sounds like the same problem that occours if you are trying 
zope (python1.52, pth). The application starts and hangs.