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Re: roadmap for /kern

On Sun, Aug 02, 2009 at 01:35:21AM -0400, Matthew Mondor wrote:
 > I vaguely remember some suggestion in the past to support solaris-style
 > proc-based debugging interface so that gdb could support live debugging
 > of multithreaded processes with virtually no modifications.  If that's
 > the only sane way to support this, extending proc in that direction is
 > probably a good idea.  We currently only can debug multithreaded
 > processes with core dumps...

According to the last time I asked, what's maybe-sort-of in the works
is, though /proc-based, not Solaris-style. Which should come as a
relief to anyone else who's tangled with this crap on Solaris. :-|

David A. Holland

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