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Re: Pthreads.

To: Jun Sun <jsun@mvista.com>
Subject: Re: Pthreads.
From: "J. Scott Kasten" <jsk@tetracon-eng.net>
Date: Wed, 30 May 2001 14:34:41 -0400
Cc: <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
In-reply-to: <3B152E51.ACF145BE@mvista.com>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
On Wed, 30 May 2001, Jun Sun wrote:

> "J. Scott Kasten" wrote:
> >
> > If I recall correctly, some time ago, Jun Sun was looking at pthreads.
> > What is the status of threads in glibc-2.0.6/.7 and glibc-2.2.x for mips?
> > I.E. works, broken, how bad, to do???
> >
>
> I found a bug in the kernel that causes register corruption, which causes
> pthread to fail.  The bug has been fixed for a while in the CVS tree.  I don't
> recall any glibc specific patches.

If I recall correctly, that was S0 not being preserved under certain
system calls.  Which I have taken care of.

>
> Yes, it runs fine on my machines.
>
> Jun
>

When you say runs fine, do you mean the 2.0.x, the 2.2.x or both?

Thanks for your response.


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