Subject: Re: Threading problems
To: Jaromir Dolecek <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/22/2005 16:15:03
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On Tue, Nov 23, 2004 at 08:47:38PM +0100, Jaromir Dolecek wrote:
> Daniel Carosone wrote:
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> > There's active work in pkgsrc right now to address this issue, though
> > I haven't been following it closely; perhaps someone else can comment
> > in more detail.  In the meantime, please check for this, and perhaps
> > try rebuilding the relevant pkg's from -current pkgsrc?
> Yeah, the libpthread lossage is becoming quite a big problem. Is there
> no way to avoid the crash when loading threaded object module
> to non-threaded application? We urgently need to come up with
> pkgsrc solution for this.

No, there is no way to avoid the crash. Please see the follow-up I posted=
to darcy@. The server needed to have been compiled with libpthread from=20
the beginning.

Take care,


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