OS-3392: libpthread.3lib incorrectly describes -lpthread semantics

Details

Issue Type:Bug
Priority:4 - Normal
Status:Resolved
Created at:2014-10-01T22:46:43.000Z
Updated at:2014-11-10T03:59:52.000Z

People

Created by:Keith Wesolowski [X]
Reported by:Keith Wesolowski [X]
Assigned to:Keith Wesolowski [X]

Resolution

Fixed: A fix for this issue is checked into the tree and tested.
(Resolution Date: 2014-10-01T22:51:25.000Z)

Fix Versions

2014-10-02 Yo-yo (Release Date: 2014-10-02)

Description

The man page says that -lpthread changes fork(2) semantics from forkall to fork1. The fork(2) page correctly states otherwise: you always get fork1() unless you call forkall() explicitly.

Comments

Comment by Bot Bot [X]
Created at 2014-10-01T22:51:20.000Z

illumos-joyent commit efa30b3 (branch master, by Keith M Wesolowski)

OS-3392 libpthread.3lib incorrectly describes -lpthread semantics