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Re: threads madness

How about:
 AC_CHECK_FUNCS(sched_yield pthread_yield thr_yield)

if all are no, then look for sched_yeild() in -lrt (for Tru64).
Otherwise bitch.

Then, in thr_posix, use thr_yield over sched_yeild over pthread_yield.


At 03:25 PM 2002-10-11, Howard Chu wrote:
>Solaris provides sched_yield in a separate library librt, it also has
>thr_yield in libc.

>Currently it looks like configure only tests for thr_yield
>if sched_yield doesn't exist. I'd like to turn this test around so that
>thr_yield is the preferred symbol. Dragging in librt causes many undesirable
>side-effects, particularly in the context of nss_ldap/pam_ldap being
>dynamically loaded into a process' context.
>  -- Howard Chu
>  Chief Architect, Symas Corp.       Director, Highland Sun
>  http://www.symas.com               http://highlandsun.com/hyc
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