GnuPG master migrated to nPth

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at
Thu Jan 26 20:50:28 CET 2012

On 01/26/2012 12:00 PM, Werner Koch wrote:
> On Thu, 26 Jan 2012 17:46, hans at said:
>> Any ideas bout npth on Android?  Is npth required to run gnupg?
> Would you mind try building it?  It should not be too hard to adjust it
> for Android.

First thing, config.sub and config.guess are too old, they don't support
the host 'arm-linux-androideabi'.  I think this applies to all of the
libs hosted at that I've tried (gpg-error, assuan, gcrypt,
gnupg, npth).  Those files need to be upgraded in order for things to
build.  I've been manually replacing them in my builds.

Next, npth's ./configure complains it can't find pthread, I'm looking
into this now.  pthread is included in Android's bionic libc, but
someone simplified.  It does not have pthread_cancel(), for example:


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