[cctbxbb] --enable-boost-threads flag

Richard Gildea rgildea at gmail.com
Wed Oct 17 15:28:42 PDT 2012

Hi Jeff,

Boost.Threads support in the cctbx was removed back in August (
If you are using a recent copy of the sources then the libtbx configure
command should raise an error if you pass the now
defunct --enable-boost-threads option.



On 17 October 2012 15:03, Jeffrey Van Voorst <vanv0059 at umn.edu> wrote:

> Greetings,
> If someone knows the answer off the top of their head, I would be
> interested in the answer.  Otherwise, feel free to ignore this.
> Does the --enable-boost-threads flag for cctbx_sources/libtbx/**configure.py
> do anything drastic besides include -pthread in the compiling and linking
> steps?
> I am trying to understand why I would get a free() error (for the
> shared_ptr to root_data) under the following situation:
> *) the iotbx_pdb shared library is configured without the
> --enable-boost-threads flag (on a linux box)
> *) sometimes reproducible from a test C++ program that is linked using
> -pthread even in the case when the program is as simple as loading a pdb
> file and creating the hierarchy.
> *) gcc 4.4.5
> --Jeff Van Voorst
> ______________________________**_________________
> cctbxbb mailing list
> cctbxbb at phenix-online.org
> http://phenix-online.org/**mailman/listinfo/cctbxbb<http://phenix-online.org/mailman/listinfo/cctbxbb>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://phenix-online.org/pipermail/cctbxbb/attachments/20121017/582e24b8/attachment.htm>

More information about the cctbxbb mailing list