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From <...@covalent.net>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Allow pthread_mutex_t to be a cross-process lock
Date Sun, 01 Jul 2001 03:00:07 GMT

> > > PTHREAD_PROCESS_SHARED works for me on AIX 4.3.2 and later. And you will see
this is the default
> for
> > > Apache 1.3 for AIX.
> > >
> > > Are you seeing actual failures or going from memory of conversations past?
> >
> > Memories of conversations with Manoj.  AIX may have it working, but I
> > definately remember that there are platforms with PTHREAD_PROCESS_SHARED
> > defined even though it doesn't work.
> >
> > Ryan
>
> AIX 4.2.1 implements pthreads draft 7 and it defines PTHREAD_PROCESS_SHARED but does
not implement
> it. That's probably what your thinking of.

YES, thank you for doing the research!  As it happens, Justin has a patch
that should detect that correctly.  So, +1 for Justin's patch, and this
issue goes away.  :-)

Ryan

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Covalent Technologies			rbb@covalent.net
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