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Re: code-names

On Thu, 3 Apr 1997, Jason Gunthorpe wrote:

> Can we use glibc NOW along with the normal c lib? I have a program that
> will require the use of pthreads and it might be a good idea to use a
> thread safe C library, I can likely get by without, but.. 

libc 6 hasn't been officially released yet and it'll be a little while
before any distribution includes it as a stable package.  I'd suggest just
getting a normal pthreads package and being careful that the functions you
use are MT safe.  When there is a stable libc 6 release your program will
likely compile out of the box still.  (at least the thread API will be the


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