>>>>> "maurice" == maurice <maurice@stripped> writes:
maurice> mysqld dumps core when it receives two or more simultaneous queries.
maurice> If only one query is processed at a time, things appear to be fine.
maurice> I've tried compiling with the -DDONT_USE_THR_ALARM option, but it made
maurice> no improvement.
maurice> System: OSF1 aspen.classmates.com V4.0 1229 alpha
maurice> Machine: alpha
maurice> Some paths: /usr/bin/perl /usr/bin/make /usr/local/bin/gcc /usr/bin/cc
maurice> GCC: Reading specs from /usr/local/lib/gcc-lib/alpha-dec-osf4.0/2.8.1/specs
maurice> gcc version 2.8.1
The problem is that you are using gcc 2.8.1 and this compiler doesn't
produce thread safe code in all circumstances!
Upgrade to gcc 2.95.2 or newer and try again!