Full_Name: Rich Megginson
Version: current tip of master branch
Submission from: (NULL) (184.108.40.206)
The NSS_InitContext et. al, and their corresponding shutdown functions,
are not thread safe. There can only be one thread at a time calling
these functions. Protect the calls with a mutex. Create the mutex
using a PR_CallOnce to ensure that the mutex is only created once and
not used before created. Move the registration of the nss shutdown
callback to also use a PR_CallOnce. Removed the call to
SSL_ClearSessionCache() because it is always called at shutdown, and we must
not call it more than once.
We generally assume that all initialization is done before threads are
spawned. I seem to recall this is a requirement for GnuTLS, anyway.
I've applied this patch but it has a few issues. E.g., the LDAP_MUTEX macros
are already defined relative to LDAP_R_COMPILE so they do not need to be
protected by ifdefs. In fact the macros are there specifically to eliminate
all of those ifdefs.
A couple of whitespace strangenesses too. I'll fix these here, thanks for the
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