Is NPTL needed for debugging multi-thread application

Daniel Jacobowitz drow@false.org
Thu May 27 12:59:00 GMT 2004


On Thu, May 27, 2004 at 10:30:12AM +0200, lapo.pasqui@tele2.it wrote:
> Hi
> I'm having problem in debugging multi thread application on a PPC board. As soon as it hit a breakpoint on a secondary thread I get a SIGKILL from the gdb.
> Looking at the core file generated by gdb itself, it looks like it is having problem in navigating the stack of a thread.
> 
> I'm using glibc w/o the NTPL implementation (I'm using the linux thread library).
> 
> Could it explain the problem? Does it only work with NPTL threads?

No, LinuxThreads has worked for a long time.  This isn't enough
information to figure out what's wrong.

-- 
Daniel Jacobowitz



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