Subject: Re: JDK native threads (was: Re: struct emul modification)
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Emmanuel Dreyfus <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/21/2001 17:15:18
On Mon, May 21, 2001 at 09:12:46AM -0400, Todd Vierling wrote:
> The problem has partly to do with the pipe/SIGIO problem mentioned on other
> threads a little while ago.  You can reliably hang the linux jdk processes
> on i386 simply by starting *any* java program with native threads
> enabled....

Ok, this was the status of java -native on PowerPC a few weeks ago. I 
commited a fix for this SIGIO problem, and it is machine independent. 
Could someone give a try to java -native with NetBSD-current on i386, 
maybe it works better now?

Emmanuel Dreyfus
Pas de processeur Intel, pas de logiciel Microsoft:
Des programmes sains dans un ordinateur sain.