Subject: -pthread and x11/libX11
To: None <>
From: Blair Sadewitz <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/09/2007 19:46:45
I've been told in the past that we have pthread stubs in libc, and as
such don't need to pass any additional compiler/linker flags to use

However, the libX11 configure script cannot find pthread_self in libc
(and neither can nm, heh).
I stumbled upon this because I was having all sorts of strange DRI
problems until I did as DragonFly and FreeBSD do and use -pthread.

Am I correct in doing so?  If I am, we should change the package.


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