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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apr/locks/unix crossproc.c locks.c proc_mutex.c
Date Fri, 05 Apr 2002 13:25:32 GMT
Jeff Trawick wrote:
> Also, we don't know how these things work in practice.  What if (wild
> hypothesis) Solaris has it but the default kernel config allows only a
> handful of them?  Then we start getting PRs from a bunch of the people
> who did --disable-threads on Solaris (and therefore aren't using
> pthread mutexes) and don't understand that "Out of space on device"
> means their system isn't configured for enough posix sems?

You mean like the pthreads stuff :)

Certainly, this is what test releases are for? If we need to adjust, we
adjust. At least with Posix sems where they are, we find out sooner
rather than later :)
   Jim Jagielski   [|]   jim@jaguNET.com   [|]   http://www.jaguNET.com/
      "A society that will trade a little liberty for a little order
             will lose both and deserve neither" - T.Jefferson

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