[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: gdb-7.3.50-1

Yaakov (Cygwin/X) yselkowitz@users.sourceforge.net
Wed Aug 3 19:44:00 GMT 2011

On Wed, 2011-08-03 at 06:33 -0400, Chris Sutcliffe wrote:
> On 2 August 2011 03:44, Yaakov (Cygwin/X)  wrote:
> > If I may, based on looking at configure, you'll need libpython2.6.dll.a
> > in $sysroot/usr/lib and the Python headers in
> > $sysroot/usr/include/python2.6, and add -I$sysroot/usr/include/python2.6
> > to CPPFLAGS.  (I wouldn't advise moving them straight into
> > $sysroot/usr/include/, their names are too generic.)
> Passing '--with-python=/usr/bin/python' as opposed to messing with
> CPPFLAGS, etc. might be easier.  I just recently built if for MinGW
> and specifying the python interpreter in '--with-python' caused gdb's
> configure to DTRT (in terms of locating the header files, appropriate
> libraries, etc.).

cgf is cross-compiling GDB, which rules out using a Python interpreter
to get this information, as noted in gdb/configure.ac.


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