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Re: glibc 2.26 deadlock with __resolv_conf_detach


On Sep 19 2019, Douglas Jacobsen <dmjacobsen@lbl.gov> wrote:

> Would the mechanism of failure here be that the lock variable in
> glibc/resolv/resolv_conf.c is already locked in the parent process at
> the time of fork()

Yes, that is the most likely cause.  Since fork only duplicates the
calling thread, there will be nothing left to release the lock.

Andreas.

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