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Re: Does anyone know this?

To: Ralf Baechle <>
Subject: Re: Does anyone know this?
From: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <>
Date: Mon, 11 Jun 2001 19:08:58 +0200 (MET DST)
Cc: "H . J . Lu" <>,
In-reply-to: <>
Organization: Technical University of Gdansk
Reply-to: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <>
On Sat, 9 Jun 2001, Ralf Baechle wrote:

> > Does anyone know this?
> > 
> >
> > 
> > Do we still have the pthread problems mentioned there?
> The varargs bug afair was fixed in glibc by Chris Johnson and Andreas
> Jaeger and Maciej recently posted a patch for the kernel to linux-kernel.

 We have a _test_and_set() implementation in glibc for some time now,
actually -- what is problematic (buggy), is the underlying kernel
emulation for MIPS I systems.  There is no consensus if the patch is fine,
due to a bit non-standard calling convention, I'm afraid.

+  Maciej W. Rozycki, Technical University of Gdansk, Poland   +
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