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.
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