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From:Len Rose Date:March 24 1999 4:24pm
Subject:RE: Problems with LONGTEXT/BSDI 4.0
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I believe that they have patched it.. there are (2) patches that seem to munge
on thread-related things.. M400-003a and M400-023.. Perhaps add this to the FAQ
soon since things get really ugly without these.

Monty, Thanks very much for your help with this.... 

Len


On 24-Mar-99 Michael Widenius wrote:
>>>>>> "Len" == Len Rose <len@stripped> writes:
> 
> Len> The application is myql itself.. I've tested this on Solaris and BSDI
> 4.0.. it
> Len> only fails on BSDI 4.0.. isamchk -o output doesn't indicate anything
> wrong.. 
> 
> <cut>
> 
> Hi!
> 
> I have now diagnosed the problem.  There is a feature in the mutex and
> condition handling in the BSDI 4.0 thread library that makes it
> incompatible with applications that follows the posix threads
> specifications..  Until this is fixed, MySQL will not
> work properly on BSDI 4.0 !
> 
> (I can provide a patch for this, but I would prefer that BSDI removes
> this 'feature' from their thread library rather than making a ugly patch
> for MySQL)
> 
> Regards,
> Monty
> 
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Problems with LONGTEXT/BSDI 4.0Len Rose21 Mar
  • Problems with LONGTEXT/BSDI 4.0sinisa21 Mar
    • RE: Problems with LONGTEXT/BSDI 4.0Len Rose22 Mar
      • RE: Problems with LONGTEXT/BSDI 4.0Michael Widenius24 Mar
        • RE: Problems with LONGTEXT/BSDI 4.0Vivek Khera24 Mar
          • RE: Problems with LONGTEXT/BSDI 4.0Len Rose24 Mar
        • RE: Problems with LONGTEXT/BSDI 4.0Len Rose24 Mar
          • RE: Problems with LONGTEXT/BSDI 4.0Michael Widenius24 Mar
            • RE: Problems with LONGTEXT/BSDI 4.0Len Rose24 Mar