--- a/pthread.h
+++ b/pthread.h
@@ -37,8 +37,8 @@
  * See the README file for an explanation of the pthreads-win32 version
  * numbering scheme and how the DLL is named etc.
  */
-#define PTW32_VERSION 2,8,0,0
-#define PTW32_VERSION_STRING "2, 8, 0, 0\0"
+#define PTW32_VERSION 2,9,0,0
+#define PTW32_VERSION_STRING "2, 9, 0, 0\0"
 
 /* There are three implementations of cancel cleanup.
  * Note that pthread.h is included in both application