Subject: Re: ptrace(2) + nathanw_sa LWPs
To: Andrew Cagney <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/07/2001 19:49:24
On Fri, Dec 07, 2001 at 10:39:22PM -0500, Andrew Cagney wrote:

 > The other source of info is current GDB sources.  Look at the 
 > src/gdb/*th*.c files.  They tend to include good commentry on what went 
 > wrong with the various thread models.

On the debugging infrastructure they provide, you mean?

 > I would advice against making ptrace() state full - it will make 
 > debugging the debugger a right pain.

Yah, okay, that's fair.  (It was a brainstorm -- those often aren't
the best things :-)

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>