DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2011-01
Re: Bug in thread local storage ?
On Sun, Jan 30, 2011 at 01:47:59PM -0800, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> ::I've recently upgraded some mail servers to DragonFly-2.8 (from 2.6).
> ::Since the upgrade, mail/milter-greylist has begun crashing.
> ::I have been slowly pinpointing the root cause of the crashes with the
> ::author of milter-greylist; they are caused by a Thread Local Storage
> ::behavior specific to DragonFly 2.8+
> : Definite bug. I'm tracking it down now and will fix it.
> Fixed in master and the 2.8 branch now. It turns out that nmalloc's
> init code was calling pthread_set_specific() prior to allocating its
> key, so it wound up using key 0.
Thanks, that was quick !
I'm upgrading the machines right now.