HEADS UP: libpthread is temporarily broken on master

Sascha Wildner saw at online.de
Tue May 22 09:54:45 PDT 2012

On Tue, 22 May 2012 09:34:24 +0200, Sepherosa Ziehau <sepherosa at gmail.com>  

> Hi all,
> master users only.
> Please do not upgrade your world (kernel works) to
> e12d3396c777165504d60d2a1408dcd7cb63660d; this specific commit will
> break all programs linked against libpthread:
> Fatal error 'Cannot allocate red zone for initial thread' at line 262
> in file /usr/src/lib/libthread_xu/thread/thr_init.c (errno = 12)
> If you have already upgraded, you could just fetch the old dmalloc.c
> and replace the one in /usr/src/lib/libc/stdlib (sigh, git no longer
> works here), rebuildworld and reinstallworld.
> It probably will be fixed soon.

For now, the change was backed out at the committer's request. So that  
issue is no longer present.


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