Subject: Re: Update: rough SA patch (works on SMP)
To: Stephan Uphoff <>
From: Frank van der Linden <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/28/2003 09:17:08
On Thu, Jun 26, 2003 at 04:29:37PM -0400, Stephan Uphoff wrote:
> I updated the patch to Nathan's SA kernel code to eliminate
> signal handling problems.
> ( ^C problems as reported by Frank van der Linden and Matthew Green 
> and ^Z and related job control handling )
> Phoenix seems to now run stable with the new patch to the extent where
> I am running out of interesting web-sites to visit ;-)
> (libpthread as of yesterday)

Yes, xmms now seems stable for me on SMP when signaled, and otherwise.
phoenix seems okay for most of the time, though I got it to SIGBUS
by clicking around on This may just be a libpthread
problem that was there before too, though.

All in all a definite improvement. Thanks!

- Frank