eric at sandall.us
Sat Jun 14 23:16:50 EDT 2003
Sergey A. Lipnevich said:
> Hi All!
> RH9 has this NPTL thing (http://freshmeat.net/projects/nptl/), do we
> want/need it? Sounds good but I know there're compatibility issues, right?
> Mario Fetka wrote:
> > at the moment i am compiling a compleat Linux from scratch (LFS)
> > but stuck at glibc (cvs 20030611) with nptl
> > but same glibc with linuxthreads compiles with no problems
> > buld env gcc 3.3.1 (cvs 20030602)
> Get a kernel which actually can handle nptl. It is not possible to
> compile glibc without such a kernel unless you cross compile (which
> isn't support officially).
kernel is 2.5.69-ac1 (Kernel headers)
building in a chroot env on redhat 9.0 (2.4.20-8)
Looks like NPTL will only work with the 2.5 kernels.
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