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Bug 86140 - "possible process hang on thread death"
"possible process hang on thread death"
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: glibc (Show other bugs)
7.3
All Linux
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Assigned To: Jakub Jelinek
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2003-03-14 14:53 EST by Dave Johnson
Modified: 2005-10-31 17:00 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-06-24 13:00:44 EDT
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Description Dave Johnson 2003-03-14 14:53:42 EST
Description of problem:
Threads in glibc have problems exiting appropriately.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:
Regularly

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run multithreaded app
2. if a thread receives a signal, it hangs
    
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Additional info:

It looks like this has been out there for awhile, looked at the SRPMS and it 
doesn't look like fix is included (we see same stack trace as inktomi):

http://bugs.gnu.org/cgi-bin/gnatsweb.pl?debug=&database=glibc&cmd=view+audit-
trail&pr=3501
Comment 1 Ulrich Drepper 2003-04-22 02:10:33 EDT
LinuxThreads has problems with signals, this is nothing new.  Try RHL9 with NPTL
which should handle all these things nicely.
Comment 2 Brian Brock 2003-06-24 13:00:44 EDT
closing.

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