Re: AMD64 debian Arch and NPTL
> I have a box with :
> - AMD64 debian Arch
> - Kernel 2.6.8
> installed from
> deb http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian-amd64/debian/ stable main contrib non-free
> deb-src http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian-amd64/debian/ stable main contrib
> deb http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main contrib non-free
> - i want to use NPTL for optimize apache
> and bypass the 256 process limitation.
> a getconf GNU_LIBPTHREAD_VERSION give me :
> NPTL 0.60
> so my kernel version is ok (isn't it ?)
> But the next step, take an extend libc6 seems a pain :
> an apt-cache search libc6-i686 give me nothing.
That would only be a 32bit libc6. We have libc6-i386 for that but it
is only for 32bit software not available as 64bit.
> There is a NPTL port in Debian AMD64 Arch ?
> Thanks for your help .
Amd64 only has NPTL. Older thread models aren't supported at all and
will not work with debians glibc.