Problems compiling kdelibs under RELENG_5

Doug White dwhite at
Sun Aug 29 17:13:31 PDT 2004

On Fri, 27 Aug 2004, Tomas Randa wrote:

> I upgraded on RELENG_5, but while compiling kdelibs3, I have the
> following error:
> gmake[3]: Entering directory
> `/usr/ports/x11/kdelibs3/work/kdelibs-3.2.3/kdecore'
> ../dcop/dcopidl/dcopidl ./ksycoca.h > ksycoca.kidl || ( rm -f
> ksycoca.kidl ; false )
> Fatal error 'Spinlock called when not threaded.' at line 83 in file
> /usr/src/lib/libpthread/thread/thr_spinlock.c (errno = 0)

This is the telltale that you have crossed threading libraries.  There is
lots of information about this in the archives.

The short fix is to rebuild these ports in this order:

XFree86 (or xorg if you're using that)

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