Python signal delivery under BSD 4.4
Elf M. Sternberg
elf at drizzle.com
Thu Aug 14 19:00:11 CEST 2003
Andrew MacIntyre <andymac at bullseye.apana.org.au> writes:
>> I tried it from FreeBSD 5.1, using 2.2.2 built from ports,
>> and didn't see this problem. I believe 5.1 has a significantly
>> different thread implementation from 4.x, though.
> And later releases of FreeBSD 4.x have a number of bugfixes to the pthread
> support, including some signal related changes. The 4.x pthread support
> still has some issues though.
I went and looked again at the evidence.
When calling the function with apply(), the child process spawned off
When calling the function with thread.start_new_thread(), the child
So I think the two of you have more or less hit it squarely on the
head. Now, I just have to find a way around it... *Sigh*
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