[rfa:symtab] deprecate inside_entry_func

Andrew Cagney ac131313@redhat.com
Sat Nov 1 00:07:00 GMT 2003


Hello,

This patch deprecates the function inside_entry_func.  Per the new comments:

+  /* NOTE: cagney/2003-10-31: A very simple test, such as
+     get_frame_func == entry_point should be sufficient for
+     identifying a pc in the entry function.  Does anyone know why it
+     wasn't sufficient and hence, why the very convoluted
+     "deprecated_inside_entry_func" is needed.  */
+  /* NOTE: cagney/2003-10-31: An ABI and its crt0 code should define
+     and implement a clean frame termination.  Not doing that is
+     really a bug in the ABI/crt0, and, hence, not a reason for
+     enabling the call to deprecated_inside_entry_func.  */

It's "evil twin", inside_entry_file, has already been deprecated.

ok?

Andrew

PS: Ref: http://sources.redhat.com/ml/gdb-patches/2003-10/msg00533.html
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