On Sat, Jul 18, 2009 at 07:53:58PM +0200, Frank Steinborn wrote: > Chad Perrin wrote: > > On Sat, Jul 18, 2009 at 07:48:27PM +0200, Frank Steinborn wrote: > > > > > > Now this is strange... it should be available. See the sem(4) manpage. > > > No idea how to help from this point except to advice you to rebuild > > > your kernel and see if the module becomes available. It is definitely > > > needed for running Firefox 3.5. > > > > Isn't there some way to get it using CVS or Subversion? I can't imagine > > how a standard module would just be *missing*. > > Me neither. You can do the following: > > cd /usr/src/sys/modules/sem && make install clean
Actually, right after that last email of mine, I tracked down sem in src, and built it. Then: # kldload sem # kldstat -v|grep sem.ko 14 1 0xc621c000 4000 sem.ko > firefox3 Fatal error 'Recurse on a private mutex.' at line 986 in file /usr/src/lib/libpthread/thread/thr_mutex.c (errno = 2) Abort trap -- Chad Perrin [ original content licensed OWL: http://owl.apotheon.org ] Quoth Philip Machanick: "caution: if you write code like this, immediately after you are fired the person assigned to maintaining your code after you leave will resign"
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