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Bug 5085

Summary: glibc-2.1.2-7 (Lorax): deadlock with pthread-application
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Manfred Spraul <manfred>
Component: glibcAssignee: Cristian Gafton <gafton>
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Priority: medium    
Version: 6.0   
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
URL: colorfullife.com/manfreds/lorax.tar.gz
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Description Manfred Spraul 1999-09-12 08:20:55 UTC
stunnel-3.4a hangs. The application runs without any
problems on Rh 6.0 (Hedwig)
I could trace the problem to pthread (i.e. disabling pthread
makes the program usable).

Note: I'm not the maintainer of stunnel.
you can download it from
"mike.daewoo.com.pl/computer/stunnel"

Comment 1 Manfred Spraul 1999-09-13 11:27:59 UTC
It seems to be a linker problem:
I've written a sample program (~ 50 lines).
(colorfullife.com/manfreds/lorax.tar.gz)
The program hangs before "main()" is called.
It seems to be a linker problem.

Note that I could reproduce the problem only on one out of 3
computers.
This computer was initially installed as RH 5.2, later upgraded to RH
5.9, RH 6.0 and now RH 6.0.50.

Comment 2 Manfred Spraul 1999-09-17 13:06:59 UTC
Please ignore this bug report.
The problems were caused by a broken symlink to
"/lib/libpthread.so.0".

Comment 3 Cristian Gafton 2000-01-05 02:44:59 UTC
closed at the user's request