[nycphp-talk] PhP5.1.1 Multi threaded cross platform compilationissues

Artzi, Yoav (Yoav) artzi at
Tue Feb 14 10:14:02 EST 2006

The target is this really weak box, an embedded system. I contacted
Zand, and they were a bit baffled, but they will look into it more and
we will see. I am not very optimistic right now, but there must be a


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Subject: Re: [nycphp-talk] PhP5.1.1 Multi threaded cross platform

On Tue, Feb 14, 2006 at 11:46:12AM +0200, Artzi, Yoav (Yoav) wrote:
> I have a problem that the PHP configure seems to automatically disable

> pthreads when I compile on cross platfrom.
> <snip>
> Looking at the configure file it seems that PHP automatically chooses 
> to disable pthreads once it detects it's a cross platform compilation.

Thats curious.  I see the code in the configure script that you
describe.  It also makes an exception for netware.

I'd suggest asking the core developers as they'd know why pthreads is
handled that way in the case of cross compiling.

Any reason you *must* cross compile?  No chance of building on the

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