[Mono-list] Error compiling current cvs mono

Paolo Molaro lupus@ximian.com
Sat, 21 Feb 2004 18:40:17 +0100

On 02/20/04 Varga Zoltan wrote:
>    This problem seems to be caused by the usage of the __thread 
> keyword in mono which was recently added. It can be turned
> off by
> passing the --with-nptl=no option to configure.
> I would be grateful if somebody could track down the cause
> of this
> problem, and either:
> - provide a fix
> - provide a small test program which exibits this problem,
> so I could add
>    it as an additional configure check.

A test could be to build a shared library with a __thread in it and try
to access it. It's not easy to build test shared libraries from
configure, I think (it would need to use libtool etc).
I think the issue is in the gentoo toolchain, so it's better if they fix
their system.


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