Subject: Re: perl, p5-SDL and libpthread
To: Eric Haszlakiewicz <>
From: Simon Burge <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 07/30/2003 22:05:23
Hi Eric,

Eric Haszlakiewicz wrote:

> 	Currently, this snippet of perl core core dumps:
> use SDL;
> 	I discovered this while trying to build a package that needs the p5-SDL
> package.  (games/frozen-bubble) After ktracing it and noticing that it crashes
> soon after mmaping libpthread I tried relinking the perl binary with -lpthread.
> That worked.  Is that the right solution?  Or, is "link libpthread at link time
> into everything that might dlopen it at runtime" just the best answer we have
> right now?

See pkg/21210 and

Simon Burge                            <>
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