cygwin with --disable-threadsafe

Robert Collins
Tue Apr 10 21:16:00 GMT 2001

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christopher Faylor [ ]
> Sent: Wednesday, April 11, 2001 1:49 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: cygwin with --disable-threadsafe
> On Wed, Apr 11, 2001 at 11:06:42AM +1000, Robert Collins wrote:
> >Following up on my questions about @PTH_ALLOW@ I tried build 
> cygwin with
> >--disable-threadsafe. It didn't build - pinfo and signal.h 
> appeared to
> >be the main culprits.
> >
> >Have I broken something with my changes (I haven't removed the stub
> >functions that are under discussion yet), or is it currently 
> broken? And
> >yes I plan to test it, but I may have something wrong here 
> so an outside
> >reference point is useful.
> It looks like Cygwin doesn't even build with 
> --disable-threadsafe anymore.
> I don't think this is a big deal and I doubt that it has 
> anything to do
> with your changes.  I guess I should just get rid of the 
> option entirely.
> So, we can forget about the PTH_ALLOW kludge.

Should I remove that kludge and the #ifdef MT_SAFE stuff at the same

> Sorry for not realizing this sooner.

No Worries. It's not like pthreads has been under active development :]
> cgf

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