[vdr] [PATCH] rcu NPTL fix for 1.3.34

Ludwig Nussel ludwig.nussel at gmx.de
Sat Nov 5 16:33:16 CET 2005


Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> [...]
> Well, I don't have a good feeling simply throwing out the
> locks here just because NPTL can't handle them.

NPTL is fine. The way vdr used and maybe still uses locks at some
places was/is wrong (stuff like sleeping while locked). LinuxThreads
support has been removed from glibc btw. LD_ASSUME_KERNEL=... will
no longer work as workaround in the future.

cu
Ludwig

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