[vdr] NTPL

Kenneth Aafløy kenneth at linuxtv.org
Thu Jul 28 00:12:44 CEST 2005


søndag 24. juli 2005, 20:22, skrev Johannes Stezenbach:
> Kenneth Aafløy wrote:
> > lørdag 23. juli 2005, 21:41, skrev matthieu castet:
> > > That should be vdr that was(is)n't POSIX thread compliant...
> > 
> > Hu? VDR was made with pthreads in mind, who cares about standards?
> 
> I'm not sure what to make out of this statement. (What does
> the "p" in pthread mean?)

Well, pthreads, as in LinuxThreads :)

> > > If you are interested there are a projet for tracing NPTL [1] and you 
> > > could find what broke vdr.
> > 
> > Thanks for sharing!
> 
> You'll be thrilled to know that there even is a
> "NPTL Stabilization Project":
> http://www.linuxsymposium.org/2005/view_abstract.php?content_key=45
> http://nptl.bullopensource.org/

I'm still unable to figure out what changes the NPTL will force
on the LinuxThreads implementation.

Kenneth



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