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Re: patches for mac support
On Jun 26, 2011, at 2:22 AM, <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Friday, June 24, 2011 at 11:38 AM Tristan Gingold [firstname.lastname@example.org] wrote:
> On Jun 23, 2011, at 10:07 PM, Fawzi Mohamed wrote:
>> First, thank you for this work.
> you are welcome
>>> I have worked on bug http://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=11488 .
>>> Now I think that I have reached to bottom of it, and I have a set of clean patches that could use a review.
>>> Apple gdb simply ignores the eh_frame sections for the libraries without embedded dwarf info, not using eh information (which was the first patch that I submitted) but I find that one should be able to use them, so I looked further and found the "correct" fix.
>>> As the path to it was a bit convoluted I have done a few improvements to pieces of code that did fail as consequence of the original bug.
>>> The "main" fix is
>>> which fixes the mmaped read of sections.
>> We (AdaCore) has something very similar in our internal tree. I very recently worked on submitting a patch to fix this issue.
>> The submitted patch was larger as I tried to clean-up this API.
> great, I don't care the way it goes, as long as it gets fixed...,
> so I suppose I can skip submitting it, unless yours doesn't get accepted.
> A pity hat you didn't tell this in the bug, I would have spared some debugging,
I am a lazy guy too :-)
> I am a lazy guy ;)...
Anyway, I have just committed our patch.
BTW, do you (or Nokia) have the FSF copyright assignment ?