[vlc-devel] vlc debug problem

Rémi Denis-Courmont rem at videolan.org
Fri Jun 11 15:37:26 CEST 2010

On Friday 11 June 2010 05:53:24 charles, you wrote:
>     I can't suspend thread at vlc running, and I mask the line that set
> thread is block
> in /vlc/bin/vlc.c (pthread_sigmask (SIG_BLOCK, &set, NULL);), then It can
> suspend in any time.

That sounds like a problem with your debugger. VLC does not block the SIGSTOP 
signal (which cannot be blocked anyway).

> I want to know than it cause any problem of vlc.

It may abort the program if a signal occurs.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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