svn commit: r188727 - in stable/7: sys sys/contrib/pf
sys/dev/cxgb sys/kern sys/modules/sem sys/sys tools/regression/posixsem
bms at incunabulum.net
Wed Feb 18 06:16:40 PST 2009
Bruce Simpson wrote:
> This change *may* fix Python 2.6's 'multiprocessing' module on FreeBSD
> 7-STABLE, which is known to have problems there; it depends on POSIX
> semaphores to synchronize its IPC between different fork()'s of the
> Python interpreter.
> If anyone else has an interest in ths they may wish to test, if not, I
> will try to get around to it eventually.
I just tested this and Python 2.5 still dumps core in sem_open() when
called from semlock_new() in _multiprocessing.so, this is with the most
recent back-port of multiprocessing to Python 2.5:
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