In article <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>,
Maxim Sobolev  <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> John Polstra wrote:
> > Overall I would lean toward putting the hack into pthread_mutex_lock.
> > Comments?
> Huh, why we can't just bump libc_r version number and put older (buggy) version into
> lib/compat as usually? This would not require any ugly hacks at all.

The bug wasn't in libc_r -- it was in libgcc_r.  That's a static
library, so it doesn't have a version number.  And it is statically
linked into old executables.  Nothing we do to libgcc_r will help old
executables, because they won't even use the new libgcc_r.

  John Polstra                                               [EMAIL PROTECTED]
  John D. Polstra & Co., Inc.                        Seattle, Washington USA
  "Disappointment is a good sign of basic intelligence."  -- Chögyam Trungpa

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