[Xpert]InitThreads fails for some applications,

Mark Vojkovich mvojkovich at nvidia.com
Tue May 8 19:37:59 BST 2001

On Tue, 8 May 2001, Jason Corcoran wrote:

> List(s);
> I am trying to get Xine, the dvd decoder and player, to work on my FreeBSD 
> box,using XFree 4.0.3 But when I try to get the application, which builds 
> fine on the machine, to run I get the following (From memory)
> InitThreads failed, probably not using a thread safe xlib.
> Anyone have any Idea what this problem relates too?

   Well, you could poke around in XInitThreads().  It's in
xc/lib/X11/locking.c.   It's most likely failing because the
library was built without thread support. 


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