[RFA]: Java Inferior Call Take 2

Andrew Haley aph@redhat.com
Mon Jun 21 10:49:00 GMT 2004


Daniel Jacobowitz writes:
 > On Thu, Jun 17, 2004 at 04:52:36PM -0400, Jeff Johnston wrote:
 > > Daniel Jacobowitz wrote:
 > > >On Mon, May 17, 2004 at 04:53:32PM -0400, Jeff Johnston wrote:
 > > >
 > > >>This is the reworked java inferior call patch.  My previous attempt tried 
 > > >>to modify the gdb v3 abi code to handle missing debug information from 
 > > >>gcj. After a couple of gcc patches from Andrew Haley, the gnu-v3-abi.c 
 > > >>code doesn't require any tampering.
 > > >>
 > > >>I had to enhance dwarf2read.c to handle the java vtable name (which is 
 > > >>vtable) and to modify C++-only code to handle java syntax for class names.
 > > >>
 > > >>I have included a test case.
 > > >>
 > > >>Ok to commit?
 > > >
 > > >
 > > >First of all, it doesn't work for me; I'm guessing that's because I
 > > >have gcj 3.3 installed.  Are the GCC changes in any released version of
 > > >GCC yet, so that I can add appropriately versioned XFAILs?
 > > >
 > > 
 > > I am using current gcc sources because Andrew Haley only recently added the 
 > > fixes.  It has to be post 3.4.0 which is the last release but prior to 
 > > Andrew's patches.
 > 
 > Are you actually using GCC HEAD?  Gcj does not even emit debug info for
 > the local variable "x" in jprint.main using today's CVS.

<groan>

Alright, I'll have a look.

Andrew.



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