Subject: Re: libpthread
To: Matthias Buelow <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/20/2003 18:01:40
On Friday, June 20, 2003, at 05:47  PM, Matthias Buelow wrote:

> You're all talking about the library, and of course that's the
> interface programs have to use to access the threading API (however
> implemented.)  But are there solid plans underway to give NetBSD 1x1
> and MxN kernel threading like which has appeared in FreeBSD 5.x?  Or

The library we're talking about uses a thread management scheme known 
as Scheduler Activations, which provides an MxN model.

         -- Jason R. Thorpe <>