[Gc]: GC 7.2e: crash in threadkey_test under FreeBSD

Vitaly Magerya vmagerya at gmail.com
Sat Nov 23 02:52:09 PST 2013


On 11/22/2013 21:37, Boehm, Hans wrote:
> Without digging deeply, the connection between that and
> THREAD_LOCAL_ALLOC seems tenuous.  Based on the bug report, it
> sounds like the zero signal is redundant?

Yes.

> Would it make sense
> just to ignore it and return from the handler on FreeBSD?  Doing
> so only partially removes an internal consistency check.

Right, this will solve the problem and should be otherwise
harmless. (Note that this workaround can be dropped in about two
years when the support period for all affected FreeBSD releases
is over).


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