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Bug 5085 - glibc-2.1.2-7 (Lorax): deadlock with pthread-application
Summary: glibc-2.1.2-7 (Lorax): deadlock with pthread-application
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: glibc
Version: 6.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Cristian Gafton
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-09-12 08:20 UTC by Manfred Spraul
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
0 users

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2000-01-05 02:44:44 UTC

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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

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).
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
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

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

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