wine loader anamoly

Mike McCormack mike at
Tue Jun 14 21:19:33 CDT 2005

bala saravanan wrote:

> When I use wine in the default redhat 9 kernel
> 2.4.20-8,
> i see that the wineserver and wine-pthread binaries
> are running. Whereas when i use the vannila kernel
> 2.4.20,
> wineserver and wine-kthread binaries are running.

Redhat's kernel support the Native Posix Threads Library (NPTL), and the 
vanilla kernel does not.  Wine uses wine-pthreads if NPTL is available, 
and wine-kthreads if not.


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