Subject: Re: bin/5533: gdb -w is broken.
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/03/1998 08:26:56
On 3 Jun 1998 11:25:58 -0000
> gdb -w is not able to change values of variables in a kernel.
> i used to use `gdb -k -w /netbsd' to do this, but there is no
> `-k' to gdb anymore, and you can't do `target kcore' with no
> core file :(
If you just want to patch the executable:
target exec /netbsd
It's just a matter of knowing the standard GDB commands (the old GDB we
used to have had a lot of `custom' additions).
Jason R. Thorpe email@example.com
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