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From:Jeremy Zawodny Date:August 9 2002 10:53pm
Subject:Re: SIGPROF problem in FreeBSD 4.6 (REPOST)
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On Fri, Aug 09, 2002 at 04:04:10PM -0500, Dan Nelson wrote:
> 
> A coredump of this state + gdb "thread apply all bt" might be interesting.
> 
> > > Hmm.  Looks like a problem we solve recently, but yours is a bit
> > > different.  We found that FreeBSD's not-so-thread-safe
> > > gethostbyname_r() causes problems for MySQL.  So it's best to use
> > > --skip-name-resolve when starting it up.  Maybe the same bug is
> > > somehow triggering this?  Seems unlikely, but ya never know...
> 
> FreeBSD doesn't even provide a gethostbyname_r(), so that can't be the
> problem :)

Right you are.  I mis-spoke.  It's MySQL's my_gethostbyname_r() that
calls gethostbyname() on FreeBSD.

Jeremy
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SIGPROF problem in FreeBSD 4.6 (REPOST)mysql4 Aug
  • Re: SIGPROF problem in FreeBSD 4.6 (REPOST)Jeremy Zawodny4 Aug
    • Re: SIGPROF problem in FreeBSD 4.6 (REPOST)David Miller10 Aug
      • Re: SIGPROF problem in FreeBSD 4.6 (REPOST)Dan Nelson10 Aug
        • Re: SIGPROF problem in FreeBSD 4.6 (REPOST)Jeremy Zawodny10 Aug
      • Re: SIGPROF problem in FreeBSD 4.6 (REPOST)Jeremy Zawodny18 Aug