Re: [patch] thread-exec-2.5.34-B1, BK-curr

From: Bill Davidsen (
Date: Mon Sep 16 2002 - 13:18:27 EST

On Sun, 15 Sep 2002, Ingo Molnar wrote:

> ok. libpthreads uses an internal clone() for posix_spawn() [which does
> what your example illustrates] which should be a tad faster than vfork() -
> but vfork() should work just as well.

Is this "libpthreads" the old one used in 2.4 distros, a recent version of
NGPT, or something else? I hope 2.5 will work with NGPT or better, and not
depend on the old library!

bill davidsen <>
  CTO, TMR Associates, Inc
Doing interesting things with little computers since 1979.

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