[SDL] More problems

Cameron Aycock cameron at himark.com
Tue Aug 28 23:48:00 PDT 2001

As a side question from a newbie in the linux world .. what exactly does the
pthreads library do? Thread management?

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From: sdl-admin at libsdl.org [mailto:sdl-admin at libsdl.org]On Behalf Of
Samuel Hart
Sent: Monday, August 27, 2001 5:44 PM
To: sdl at libsdl.org
Subject: Re: [SDL] More problems

On Saturday 25 August 2001  7:25am, David Weisgerber wrote:
> Because I couldn't compile, I installed the rpms, now I get this:
> /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i586-mandrake-linux/2.96/../../../libSDL.so: undefined
> reference to `pthread_create'

Not sure if anyone ever responded to this, but it looks like you are missing

the pthreads library. I'm actually shocked, I didn't think there were any 
RPM-based distros anymore that shiped without libpthreads ;-)

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