"Cannot find new threads" on Fedora 9, but not on CentOS 5 (?)

Daniel Jacobowitz drow@false.org
Wed Oct 29 01:52:00 GMT 2008

On Tue, Oct 28, 2008 at 09:15:01PM -0400, Andrew Lofthouse wrote:
> It looks like something to do with gdb not finding the symbols for  
> /lib/libpthread.so.0.  Does this have something to do with ldd not  
> listing libpthread as a shared lib?  Or perhaps something with libpthread 
> really being stripped (but file shows otherwise)?

Yeah - something having to do with a library, probably libgthread,
dynamically loading it.  Sounds like it might be a bug in GDB.
Dynamically loading the thread library is unusual; it also stresses
bits of GLIBC that are not ordinarily used.

Daniel Jacobowitz

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