Subject: Re: Semaphore
To: Mahesh Chittur <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/22/2003 15:25:21
On Wed, 22 Oct 2003, Mahesh Chittur wrote:

> I'm trying to build a package called LAM-MPI. This package needs Pthread
> support. I get compile error during build process as
> 	"semaphore.h: No such file or directory".
> I think this file defines " structure sem_t " and few other semaphore
> function calls. Does NetBSD-1.6 have the file semaphore.h into its current
> distribution? Is there any package which would install semaphore.h file.
> Thankx for the help in advance.

No pthreads package seems to, but the file does exist in
NetBSD-current (what will be 2.0, but is now at 1.6ZD).