Threading/KSE problem

Scott Long scottl at
Tue Sep 20 11:19:01 PDT 2005

Peter Wemm wrote:

> On Monday 19 September 2005 07:54 pm, Daniel O'Connor wrote:
>>On Tuesday 20 September 2005 12:12, Kris Kennaway wrote:
>>>>I just reinstalled Qt using the env LD_LIBMAP thing and now it
>>>>appears to work OK..
>>>You probably had the old version installed from before the big
>>>library bump last month.
>>Yes.. still it's a PITA to fix and I wonder why it breaks..
>>Anyway, hopefully if someone has the same problem they'll find this
>>work around :)
> Its why we're not supposed to bump library versions unless it is 
> absolutely vitally necessary.
> The problem in this case seems to be that you've got two different 
> instances of in your application space at once, and 
> that's always going to screw you.
> I think we haven't heard the last of the pain that this ill-advised bump 
> is going to cause.

Patches for symbol versioning are readily accepted.  I vaguely recall
asking for a solution for this a year ago and getting ignored.


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