Fatal error 'Spinlock called when not threaded' when trying toupgrade kdelibs-3.1.4 port

Daniel Eischen eischen at vigrid.com
Fri Nov 21 21:41:07 PST 2003

On Fri, 21 Nov 2003, Guillaume EGLES wrote:

> Hi,
> It has been almost a month that my system fails to upgrade the 
> kdelibs-3.1.4 port on my FreeBSD-current box. I have synchronized my OS 
> with -current many times, but the problem seems to persist. Here is the 
> error message:
> ../dcop/dcopidl/dcopidl ./ksycoca.h > ksycoca.kidl || ( rm -f 
> ksycoca.kidl ; false )
> Fatal error 'Spinlock called when not threaded.' at line 88 in file 
> /usr/src/lib/libpthread/thread/thr_spinlock.c (errno = 0)
> Abort trap (core dumped)

Something on your system is hosed.  I just built all of KDE
3.1.4 on my current system with /etc/libmap.conf pointed
at libkse; no problems at all.

Also, make sure you don't have a /usr/lib/libpthread.so.

Dan Eischen

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