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Re: [PATCH] [PR tdep/17379] Fix internal-error when stack pointer is invalid
- From: Joel Brobecker <brobecker at adacore dot com>
- To: Pedro Alves <palves at redhat dot com>
- Cc: Edjunior Barbosa Machado <emachado at linux dot vnet dot ibm dot com>, gdb-patches at sourceware dot org, Ulrich Weigand <uweigand at de dot ibm dot com>, Sergio Durigan Junior <sergiodj at redhat dot com>
- Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:50:12 -0700
- Subject: Re: [PATCH] [PR tdep/17379] Fix internal-error when stack pointer is invalid
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> We still need to use gdb_run_cmd to cover remote testing,
> so that'd be:
> gdb_test "" "Program received signal SIGSEGV.*" "run until SIGSEGV"
> ISTR that gdb_test doesn't allow empty command, but I may well
> be mistaken. And if it doesn't, maybe it should.
This is me pretending that I had noticed that the command was empty
and knowing that this was still OK :-). But once you mentioned it,
I knew I had already done something like that. See gdb.ada/bp_reset.exp:
gdb_test "" "Breakpoint $decimal, foo\\.nested_sub \\(\\).*"
Doing a quick grep, we have a number of occurences where we use
an empty command when calling gdb_test. And looking at gdb_test's
implementation, it just passes the first argument to gdb_test_multiple,
so it should indeed be equivalent. (phew, that was close! ;-)).