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Hi there,

I download the 1.6.3 source package, compile and install went OK, but on execution I've got an error raising from GLib :

GLib-ERROR **: The thread system is not yet initialized. aborting...

Can anyone help... seems to be a GLib problem rather than Wiresharks... does glib require some intialization or so ? do I need glib-devel package ?

Thanks !

Tips: I've got a 2.6.17 kernel from Mandriva with glib version 2.0.0.1200.11 installed

asked 14 Nov '11, 08:54

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I applied the two patches.

Alas, there is still something wrong with the build system. I don't know libtool at all. Since this is a new problem I make a new forum entry and consider this one solved.

Thanks again for your help.

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answered 15 Nov '11, 08:45

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I suspect this is related to http://wiki.wireshark.org/Development/Roadmap

Rev 38045, Rev 38046 - Bug 6540 - Don't use g_mutex without having threads.

try applying thos two patches.

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answered 14 Nov '11, 09:15

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