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Re: [PATCH 02/15] Remove some GDBSERVER checks from linux-ptrace

On 7/9/2014 11:20 AM, Gary Benson wrote:
> Breazeal, Don wrote:
>> On 7/9/2014 3:37 AM, Gary Benson wrote:
>>> This patch removes some GDBSERVER checks from nat/linux-ptrace.c.
>>> Currently the code uses a compile-time check to decide whether
>>> some flags should be used.  This changes the code to instead let
>>> users of the module specify an additional set of flags; and then
>>> changes gdb's linux-nat.c to call this function.  At some later
>>> date, when the back ends are fully merged, we will be able to
>>> remove this function again.
>> I just want to point out that I'm doing something similar as part
>> of my work on follow-fork for extended remote, based on Tom's
>> suggestion here:
>> In my case it adds "base" options and the capability to set the
>> ptrace options to the "additional" options at the caller's
>> discretion, such as when gdbserver receives the enable-extended-mode
>> packet.  So, no objection, just wanted to let you know that I hope
>> to submit somewhat different changes to the same code soon.
> The patch I posted is basically an updated version of the patch Tom
> posted there--the only change IIRC is that linux-ptrace.c is now in
> "nat" rather than "common".
> Do you need me to change anything about this parch, or is it ok for
> you to work with?

It is OK for me.

> Thanks,
> Gary

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