FEDORA-2016-61b86643d4 created by fweimer 5 years ago for Fedora 23
stable

This update fixes a bug where calling fork could hang when the process was creating many threads concurrently to the fork operation.

Reboot Required
After installing this update it is required that you reboot your system to ensure the changes supplied by this update are applied properly.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2016-61b86643d4

This update has been submitted for testing by fweimer.

5 years ago
User Icon fweimer commented & provided feedback 5 years ago

I verified that the reproducer from #1295189 no longer works, and tested Firefox and Eclipse with the new glibc.

BZ#1295189 fork hangs after mallocs in multithreaded processes

This update has been pushed to testing.

5 years ago
User Icon hreindl commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

works for me on my base workstation and 3 virtual machines

User Icon vinumoses commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

Works for me...

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

5 years ago
User Icon cserpentis commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

works for me

User Icon dhgutteridge commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

No issues noted.

This update has been pushed to stable.

5 years ago
User Icon rharwood provided feedback 5 years ago
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Metadata
Type
bugfix
Severity
medium
Karma
5
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
3
Stable by Time
disabled
Dates
submitted
5 years ago
in testing
5 years ago
in stable
5 years ago
BZ#1295189 fork hangs after mallocs in multithreaded processes
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