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From "MATHIHALLI,MADHUSUDAN (HP-Cupertino,ex1)" <madhusudan_mathiha...@hp.com>
Subject RE: HPUX 10.20 threading?
Date Mon, 10 Mar 2003 17:57:05 GMT
Hello,
	[Sorry for the delay]

Here's my knowledge regarding threads in HP-UX 10.20 (if you already know,
pl. disregard it)

- 10.20 does not have pthreads. The threading library is called CMA threads,
and is pretty different in terms of implementation and API's from that of
Pthread library.

- AFAIK, 10.20 is not supported by HP anymore. (and along with that goes the
support for CMA threads)

- My suggestion (as many others have also given) is to disable threads in
10.20.

Thanks
-Madhu

-----Original Message-----
From: Justin Erenkrantz [mailto:justin@erenkrantz.com]
Sent: Thursday, March 06, 2003 8:33 PM
To: dev@apr.apache.org
Subject: Re: HPUX 10.20 threading?


--On Thursday, March 6, 2003 10:53 PM +0100 "Branko ?ibej" <brane@xbc.nu> 
wrote:

> I concur. In my experience, threading on HP-UX 10.x is semi-broken
> anyway, and IIRC the thread libraries aren't even part of the default
> install.

+1.  Same experience here.  I've managed to get pth to somewhat work, but it

was painful and not really reliable.  If someone feels adventurous, they can

enable it.  We do the same thing with FreeBSD's thread library.  -- justin

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