Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/sys/arch/alpha
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 09/18/2003 19:18:20
In article <31B904F3-EA03-11D7-9115-000A957650EC@wasabisystems.com>,
Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
I am sorry about this it is entirely my fault. I should have asked
you first, but I thought it was gdb [userland] related only.
>On Wednesday, September 17, 2003, at 10:26 PM, Stephen Degler wrote:
>> Module Name: src
>> Committed By: skd
>> Date: Thu Sep 18 05:26:43 UTC 2003
>> Modified Files:
>> src/sys/arch/alpha/alpha: process_machdep.c trap.c
>> src/sys/arch/alpha/include: proc.h ptrace.h
>> Log Message:
>> Added kernel support for single stepping, adapted from FreeBSD.
>> Approved by christos.
>Christos is NOT the maintainer of the Alpha port, and thus should not
>have approved this patch.
>As the listed maintainer of the Alpha port, I disapprove of this patch,
>and would like for it to be backed out immediately.
>I have specifically not introduced ptrace-based single-step support for
>the Alpha INTENTIONALLY. There is no need for it; it is already
>properly handled by GDB.
> -- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>