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Re: [rfa/symtab] Move find_pc_section call tolookup_minimal_symbol_by_pc

On Thu, 2004-01-29 at 13:13, Elena Zannoni wrote:
> Andrew Cagney writes:
>  > Hello,
>  > 
>  > Ref: RFA symtab: Fix for PR c++/1267 ("next" and shared libraries)
>  >
>  > 
>  > The change unfortunatly broke IRIX 6.5's host compiler which is using 
>  > mdebugread :-(  That code was looking for a symbol in the absolute 
>  > section "*ABS*" but the PR/1267 change was causing *ABS* symbols to be 
>  > ignored (find_pc_section didn't return an absolute section).
>  > 
>  > Since the underlying problem with PR/1267 was with the frame code 
>  > needing a minimal symbol that was in the same section as the frame's PC, 
>  > and that code [indirectly] calls lookup_minimal_symbol_by_pc, I moved 
>  > the find_pc_section call to that function.
>  > 
>  > Tested on i386 GNU/Linux (dwarf 2) with no regressions.
>  > Tested on PPC NetBSD (stabs) with no regressions.
>  > Tested on IRIX and all the warnings, and many failures, disappeared.
>  > See gdb/1519 for how to exercise the bug.
>  > 
>  > ok?
> ok. Does it still fix shlibs/1237 and shlibs/1280 too? Adam, could you
> check please?
> elena

No. It breaks again. I get:

localhost /home/users/fedor/src/CSharedLib>../gdb-build/gdb/gdb
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This GDB was configured as "powerpc-unknown-linux-gnu"...Using host
libthread_db library "/lib/".

(gdb) break main
Breakpoint 1 at 0x10001778: file testit.c, line 7.
(gdb) run
Starting program: /home/users/fedor/src/CSharedLib/simple_share 

Breakpoint 1, main () at testit.c:7
7         hithere2();
(gdb) s
0x30024f60 in ?? () from /lib/
(gdb) bt
#0  0x30024f60 in ?? () from /lib/
(gdb) n
Single stepping until exit from function __cache_line_size, 
which has no line number information.
here is were you type next (n)
hi there 

Program exited normally.

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