Subject: Re: Trouble with semaphores
To: tld <>
From: =?iso-8859-2?Q?Micha=B3?= Pasternak <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/20/2002 12:54:54
tld [Sat, Apr 20, 2002 at 01:49:15PM +0100]:
> Hello.
> I'm trying to port a package from FreeBSD, and I'm having troubles 
> finding mappings for semaphores calls.
> The package (freevrrpd) includes <semaphore.h> and uses (at least):
> sem_t
> sem_post()
> sem_init()
> sem_wait()

FreeBSD box$ man sem_wait
     sem_wait, sem_trywait - decrement (lock) a semaphore
      Reentrant C Library (libc_r, -pthread)
Add pth package to your NetBSD box, s/sem/pth/, off you go.

But I may be very wrong here, use my advice at your own risk.

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