Subject: Re: gdb problems (NetBSD 1.4.2/Alpha)
To: Martin Portmann <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 04/25/2000 19:04:06
On Mon, Apr 24, 2000 at 09:34:55PM +0200, Martin Portmann wrote:
>    I recently installed NetBSD on a old DEC3000/300 (as far
>    as I am aware NetBSD is the only OpenSource OS that supports
>    this platform - right?).
>    I am porting our application to the 64bit world. The applications
>    is already ported to Windows NT, Solaris, AIX, HPUX, OpenBSD. But
>    under NetBSD I have some problems with gdb.
>    [...]
>    This is my first experience with NetBSD which is limited to
>    this port. Are the above problems Alpha specific or perhaps
>    tied to gdb version 4.17? Is there another place to get
>    help or ask about this problems. All comments welcome ...

I think gdb is known to have problems on alpha. I don't have problems
with it on other platforms supported by NetBSD.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.