[Gluster-devel] post 3.1 xlator/io-threads instability on NetBSD

Emmanuel Dreyfus manu at netbsd.org
Thu Jul 7 06:06:58 UTC 2011

Anand Babu Periasamy <ab at gluster.com> wrote:

> NetBSD porting is exposing real bugs. I am wondering if Linux wants to
> excuse programmers mistakes on purpose. It is a bad idea to do so.

Yes, I can understand that pthread_cond_init() and pthread_mutex_init()
may be null-ops on some systems, but at least the condition could be
detected and abort() called with a warning.

Emmanuel Dreyfus
manu at netbsd.org

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