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Re: [RFC] Block all async signals used by gdb when initializing Guile
- From: Doug Evans <xdje42 at gmail dot com>
- To: Eli Zaretskii <eliz at gnu dot org>
- Cc: Mark Kettenis <mark dot kettenis at xs4all dot nl>, "gdb-patches at sourceware dot org" <gdb-patches at sourceware dot org>, guile-devel <guile-devel at gnu dot org>
- Date: Tue, 1 Sep 2015 08:22:44 -0700
- Subject: Re: [RFC] Block all async signals used by gdb when initializing Guile
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On Tue, Sep 1, 2015 at 7:35 AM, Eli Zaretskii <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> The goal here is to block these signals from being sent to the threads
>> that Guile (or more specifically libgc) creates.
> Why only libgc? Don't we want to block these signals in any Guile
> code invoked later by GDB?
Any threads created later are required to DTRT themselves.
[Same as on python.]