Subject: Re: Latest compat_linux changes in current- break OpenOffice
To: Jaromir Dolecek <>
From: Vincent <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/11/2005 21:49:34
Jaromir Dolecek a écrit :
> On Fri, Nov 11, 2005 at 04:55:03PM +0100, Vincent wrote:
>>it seems that the latest sys/compat/linux modifications have "broken" 
>>OpenOffice 2.0. It exits before actual launch with a "Killed" status. 
> This might be related to revision 1.24 of sys/compat/linux/common/linux_sched.c
> I'm not really sure the current code is correct.  The code should
> only kill threads in the same thread group (i.e. ones cloned via
> clone(...CLONE_THREAD).  The current code will kill more that that,
> the setting of group_pid is somewhat suspicious.
> Can you test if going back to revision 1.23 would fix that? If that would
> fix it, revision 1.24 should be backed off.

Nice guess. Reverting back in time fixed this, and also another issue I 
had with linux gtk2 librairies. Thanks for the hint.