multiple threads

Alan DeKok aland at
Tue Aug 30 03:41:53 CEST 2005

Artur Hecker <hecker at> wrote:
> context: on a Fedora Core 3 system (linux 2.6.9) I configured n=5 but FR 
> would not start but one instance. also in the "radiusd -X" there is no 
> notice of thread-pool config being read.

  FC4 uses a newer Linux kernel, which *correctly* shows only one
process via "ps", even when that process has multiple threads.

  And "-X" means "don't start threads".  See the "man" page.

> does anybody have any ideas on that issue? how do I debug it? ("ldd 
> radiusd" shows libpthread correctly linked into the binary).

  radiusd -xxf

  will start the server with debugging *and* threads.

  Alan DeKok.

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