SDL uses incorrect thread flags

Joe Marcus Clarke marcus at
Sun Feb 8 18:20:12 PST 2004

On Sun, 2004-02-08 at 21:14, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> It looks like the sdl12 port is telling other SDL ports to link
> against -lc_r.  This causes the infamous "spinlock called when not
> threaded" problem:
> kkenn at rot13:~ sdl11-config --libs
> -L/usr/local/lib -Wl,-rpath,/usr/local/lib -lSDL-1.1 -lc_r
> ===>  Building for frozenbubble-0.9.3_3
> Fatal error 'Spinlock called when not threaded.' at line 83 in file /a/asami/portbuild/i386/5/src/lib/libpthread/thread/thr_spinlock.c (errno = 0)
> Abort trap (core dumped)
>     *** I need perl-SDL installed
> gmake: *** [dirs] Error 1
> *** Error code 2
> Can someone please investigate?

I took a quick look at the sdl12 port, and it looks like it respects
PTHREAD_{CFLAGS,LIBS}.  Have you already rebuilt sdl12 under
libpthread?  One of the GNOME users said after doing the sdl12 forced
update, it uses libpthread as it should.


> Kris
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