[Bug 267551] [PATCH] intro(3): Add `libstdthread` ISO C11 library

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Date: Thu, 03 Nov 2022 18:39:54 UTC

            Bug ID: 267551
           Summary: [PATCH] intro(3): Add `libstdthread` ISO C11 library
           Product: Documentation
           Version: Latest
          Hardware: Any
                OS: Any
            Status: New
          Severity: Affects Only Me
          Priority: ---
         Component: Manual Pages
          Assignee: bugs@FreeBSD.org
          Reporter: alois+freebsd@aloisklink.com
                CC: doc@FreeBSD.org

Created attachment 237851
  --> https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/attachment.cgi?id=237851&action=edit
`git format-patch` patch file

Document `libstdthreads` (aka the ISO C11 `<threads.h>` library) in the
intro(3) manpage.

It's still relatively uncommon to see C11 `<threads.h>` being used, but it's
worth documenting, especially since FreeBSD requires a different library for
C11 threads compared to glibc (part of `-lpthread`) or musl libc (included by


My patch is also available on GitHub if that's easier, or if you'd prefer me to
make a PR there for CI to run, see

https://www.freebsd.org/cgi/man.cgi?query=thrd_create is the documentation for
`libstdthreads` in case that helps!

Also, apologies if the formatting on this description is a bit weird, for some
reason the description **Preview** window on Bugzilla is blank for me. I can't
see any JavaScript errors in my browser, but I have noticed that my fetch
requests to https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/jsonrpc.cgi for method
`Bug.render_comment` seem to be returning `{result: {html: null}, version:
"1.1"}`, so maybe it's a server-side bug.

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