Subject: toolchain/26961: gdb won't attach to running process
To: None <>
From: Gregory McGarry <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 09/15/2004 15:55:59
>Number:         26961
>Category:       toolchain
>Synopsis:       gdb won't attach to running process
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    toolchain-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Wed Sep 15 15:56:00 UTC 2004
>Originator:     Gregory McGarry
>Release:        NetBSD 2.0 BETA
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(gdb) attach 23276
Attaching to process 23276
/usr/src/gnu/dist/gdb/gdb/solib-svr4.c:1282: gdb-internal-error: legacy_fetch_link_map_offsets called without legacy link_map support enabled.
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As above.