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    SubjectRe: thread groups bug?

    --On Thursday, February 28, 2002 16:20:21 -0800 Linus Torvalds
    <> wrote:

    > Maybe killing the other threads on execve _is_ the right thing after all,
    > if that also gives us POSIX behaviour.
    > Who actually maintains the pthread library? I don't think they use
    > CLONE_THREAD at all yet, right?

    As far as I know, Linuxthreads is maintained by Ullrich Drepper, and it
    doesn't use CLONE_THREAD. IBM's NGPT pthread library does use
    CLONE_THREAD, and I'm the one who's handling kernel issues related to it.

    I could code up something that does a 'kill the thread group on execve' if
    you'd like me to.

    Dave McCracken

    Dave McCracken IBM Linux Base Kernel Team 1-512-838-3059 T/L 678-3059

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