Previous discussions about recording accurate code ranges in psymtabs?
Wed Nov 19 18:52:00 GMT 2003
Joel Brobecker writes:
> I was looking at the current code and trying to figure out how to
> modify GDB to record accurate code ranges in its psymtabs instead
> of the textlow/texthigh pair. It looks like it's going to be a major
> change, so I'm trying to find a path that would allow for a transition
> rather than a gigantic patch.
> Daniel mentioned that this has been discussed before. Any pointer to
> these discussions? I found some discussions, but they seemed to make
> a decision to move the opposite way: "Remove live range support"...
Yes, there were patches from Peter Sorfa (or Sofra) from Caldera. Jim
started also a branch a couple of years back. I don't have references
handy, sorry. And yes, i need to reply to a lot of mail (I was really
busy these past 2-3 days), will be back on line shortly.
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