[patch/rfc] Build inf-ptrace.o when ptrace available

Andrew Cagney cagney@gnu.org
Mon Oct 4 17:51:00 GMT 2004


>    Going forward we need to get GNU/Linux and other systems using procfs 
>    and an obvious migration path for that is to build support for both 
>    procfs and ptrace into a single GDB.  The default being to use ptrace.
> 
> The /proc on Linux is not even close to a "real" procfs.

Fortunatly, that can be fixed (just like any other kernel bug - we've 
been seeing success in that area recently ;-).

Andrew




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