lack of pthread_atfork() in FreeBSD 4.8

Dan Nelson dnelson at
Mon Aug 25 09:56:18 PDT 2003

In the last episode (Aug 25), Alex said:
> I've got a problem when compiling Peter Gutmann's CryptLib under
> FreeBSD 4.8 as it needs some unimplemented function in pthreads
> library pthread_atfork().
> How can I handle this?
> Is it implemented in 5.x?
> Or any other way out?
> Any help will be usefull :0)

Use the port?  /usr/ports/security/cryptlib builds just fine for me on
4.x and 5.x

	Dan Nelson
	dnelson at

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