PATCH: glibc 2.3.x and errno

Dan Kegel dank at
Fri Jan 24 13:15:01 CST 2003

Alexandre Julliard wrote:
> I'm afraid that won't be enough. When using thread-local storage,
> glibc doesn't even call __errno_location any more, it directly stores
> errno into the thread storage using %gs. It seems the only solution is
> to make Wine threads work on top of libc threads, but that will be
> messy.

Can you recap the main issues, or point us to where they were discussed
before?  (I probably have asked this several times in the past,
and apologize for sounding like a broken record.)
Is it simply that Windows threads can't be cleanly implemented on
top of Posix threads?
- Dan

Dan Kegel

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