pthread usage

Chuck Swiger cswiger at
Mon Mar 19 19:30:32 UTC 2007

On Mar 19, 2007, at 11:30 AM, Jules Gilbert wrote:
> I need help making pthread work, as I need to enqueue and dequeue  
> logical resource names, so that I can lock and unlock events and  
> physical resources.
> Does anyone have examples of pthread code that is known to work  
> under FreeBSD 6.1?

There are hundreds of ports which use POSIX threads:

   find /usr/ports -name Makefile -print0 | xargs -0 grep -l PTHREAD

> I have several different problems, but most can be stated as having  
> to defer execution of one job until one or more other jobs have  
> concluded.
> I have tried using "clusterit".  The key component doesn't work,  
> sigh...  I don't know whether the problem is the ClusterIt code or  
> FreeBSD, either.

Are you using the port, /usr/ports/net/clusterit...?
Talk to the maintainer, perhaps, who is <demon at>.


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