Re: A few more questions and a one more problem
On Sat, May 20, 2000 at 11:45:24PM +0200, Mark Kettenis wrote:
> Date: Sat, 20 May 2000 21:27:25 +0200
> From: Marcus Brinkmann <Marcus.Brinkmann@ruhr-uni-bochum.de>
> On Sat, May 20, 2000 at 07:56:49PM +0200, Tomasz Wegrzanowski wrote:
> > Problem :
> > printf () needs mutex'ing on Hurd (cthread)
> > It didn't need it on Linux (pthread)
> > And yes, I #defined _REENTRANT
> The Hurd uses libio, which indeed isn't thread safe. When we switch to stdio
> this should not be a problem anymore.
> Of course Marcus means it the other way around (we have stdio wich
> isn't thread safe and will have libio, which is thread safe).
So why the Hurd Reference Manual told me that :
Every single library in Hurd distribution (including the GNU C library)
is completely thread-safe