Subject: Re: port-xen/36671: DB cannot show symbol name if it runs on xen-3.1.0
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 08/08/2007 13:21:23
On Sat, Jul 21, 2007 at 12:50:00AM +0000, wrote:
> 	Put a kernel to /stand/20070719t1/netbsd-XEN3_DOM0.
> 	Make a hard likt to it at /netbsd.
> 	Run NetBSD and stop it.  Type "trace" to get a trace log.
> 	With Xen-3.0.4, DB can show symbol name fine.
> 	With Xen-3.1.0, DB cannot show symbol name.

I guess this is an issue with xen 3.1.0 and not NetBSD; it looks like
the support for loading the symbol table from NetBSD kernel binaries
got lost. I noticed it too but didn't have the time to dig into
the Xen sources yet.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. 
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference