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Re: ITS#4976 test008 crash with -lmcheck
> I suspect this is a bug in glibc mcheck's pthread support, since ElectricFence
> with EF_PROTECT_BELOW set will detect 100% of all memory underruns, and no
> such error occurs there.
> Also this report (which it seems the original is no longer accessible) implies
> the same problem with mcheck
Looking at glibc's mcheck code
shows that it has no mutex protection at all. It is completely invalid here,
this ITS will be closed.
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