Subject: Re: possible bug in gdb
To: Derek Godfrey <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: port-powerpc
Date: 03/15/2003 21:29:31
On Saturday, March 15, 2003, at 07:44  PM, Derek Godfrey wrote:

> ok it seems gcc 2.95 is not good. so what of gdb?
> even gdb-5.3 does not support back traces across signal handlers on 
> ppc netbsd.
> I have some better code but I'm not there yet. The offsets in 
> rs6000_tdep.c
> do not match the trampline14 code - but it seems there is more to this 
> problem
> than just that.

I've done some work on GDB for various NetBSD platforms, including 
PowerPC, but I haven't had time to finish up all the loose ends.  I 
have a couple of folks who are going to help me tidy up, though, so the 
*next* GDB release should have a nice "out of box" experience.

         -- Jason R. Thorpe <>