On Tue, Oct 10, 2000 at 07:30:16PM -0700, Jun Sun wrote:
> Does anybody what is the status of glibc on MIPS?
> So far I have been using the glibc coming from linux-vr project. It is
> v2.0.7. Somehow the pthread does not appear to be working.
> pthread_create() returns EAGIN error, even though clone() system returns
> correct result.
2.0.7 is filling my mailfolders with obscure bug reports. Seems like
nobody is bothering to keep it updated with any kind of bug fixes.
> I looked at the cvs tree on oss.sgi.com. The glibc version is 2.0.6.
> What is the status of this version?
Cvs on oss should be equivalent to glibc-2.0.6-5lm.src.rpm which is the
version which I'm still recommending for now. Don't use -6lm, it's
> I also heard about the debian-mips project. What glibc is used here?
A pre-2.2 snapshot. Not yet stable and requires a binutils snapshot to
build which also isn't yet stable. But we're getting closer and things
are beginning to look promising.