libthread_xu not working correctly with ssl?

Sepherosa Ziehau sepherosa at
Sun Jan 20 08:40:33 PST 2008

On Jan 20, 2008 10:43 PM, Simon 'corecode' Schubert
<corecode at> wrote:
> Simon 'corecode' Schubert wrote:
> > The system per default uses libthread_xu and firefox and thunderbird
> > both have problems connecting to sslized services.  switching back to
> > libc_r fixed the problem.
> I just wanted to follow up to point out that this is quite a problem with
> libthread_xu at the moment.  I'd appreciate any input/resolution regarding
> this.  We shouldn't ship 2.0 with this problem.
> David, do you have any idea why thunderbird and firefox wouldn't be able
> to connect to ssl services?  (Meaning, they just spin, connections get

I run a relative old HEAD (kernel is up-to-date, world is from Jan5,
using libthread_xu) on my laptop (UP box), I didn't seem to have
problem with ssl connection (https://url) in firefox.

Best Regards,

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