Subject: Re: gdb/PTRACE broken on sparc64?
To: Martin Husemann <email@example.com>
From: Garrett D'Amore <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/13/2006 00:27:28
Martin Husemann wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 12, 2006 at 03:24:51PM -0700, Matt Thomas wrote:
>> Try building gdb6 and see if it works better. gdb5 on ppc did the
>> same while gdb6 mostly works.
> You need to use -gstabs instead of -g with gdb5 - gcc4.1 defaults to dwarf2
> debug info, wich gdb5 can not realy grok.
> This is sad, and means we need to finish gdb6 transition in time for 4.0.
Okay for ports that have switched to gcc4.1 for 4.0. I thought we
weren't switching any ports to gcc4 until _after_ the 4.0 branch, though.
Garrett D'Amore, Principal Software Engineer
Tadpole Computer / Computing Technologies Division,
General Dynamics C4 Systems
Phone: 951 325-2134 Fax: 951 325-2191