malloc is not thread-safe in glibc

Michael Truog mjtruog@REDACTED
Wed Sep 23 21:31:37 CEST 2009

Wouldn't this malloc glibc bug affect Erlang?

The glibc maintainer works for RedHat and they have an update for RHEL. 
The ptmalloc3 in the bug report is here:

Since it is architecture dependent, it wouldn't be a problem for
everyone.  Just was surprised to see it.

- Michael

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