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Re: [PATCH] Re: sharing mutex between libc stub and libpthread

Martin Husemann <> wrote:

> But, I'm sorry, my main problem is still that I just can not see how the
> new behaviour you are proposing (die on first pthread_create() call)
> is better than the what we had before we added the noload flag --

That fixes DSO that are linked with -lpthread through a third pary
library while they do not need it nor want it.

> and IMHO the much better aproach would be Joerg's fix to glib2 

This is another way to consider, but it means patches that are not
likely to make it upstream, and the problem remains in libpthread ready
to bite again in another library. 

Emmanuel Dreyfus

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