Previous discussions about recording accurate code ranges in psymtabs?

Elena Zannoni ezannoni@redhat.com
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"...
 > 
 > -- 
 > Joel

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.

elena



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