[RFA] Update manual for Rust change

Tom Tromey tom@tromey.com
Fri Dec 1 21:17:00 GMT 2017


I realized today that a recent change to the Rust support required an
update to the manual; and so I updated NEWS as well.

2017-12-01  Tom Tromey  <tom@tromey.com>

	* NEWS: Mention Rust trait object inspection.

2017-12-01  Tom Tromey  <tom@tromey.com>

	* gdb.texinfo (Rust): Update trait object status
---
 gdb/ChangeLog       | 4 ++++
 gdb/NEWS            | 3 +++
 gdb/doc/ChangeLog   | 4 ++++
 gdb/doc/gdb.texinfo | 3 ---
 4 files changed, 11 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/gdb/ChangeLog b/gdb/ChangeLog
index fe67e39eb0..ec3f8a04f6 100644
--- a/gdb/ChangeLog
+++ b/gdb/ChangeLog
@@ -1,3 +1,7 @@
+2017-12-01  Tom Tromey  <tom@tromey.com>
+
+	* NEWS: Mention Rust trait object inspection.
+
 2017-12-01  Andrew Cagney  <cagney@redhat.com>
 	    Joel Brobecker  <brobecker@adacore.com>
 	    Sergio Durigan Junior  <sergiodj@redhat.com>
diff --git a/gdb/NEWS b/gdb/NEWS
index ff9a819918..7ca626252f 100644
--- a/gdb/NEWS
+++ b/gdb/NEWS
@@ -139,6 +139,9 @@
   information is provided as an extra field named "exception-message"
   in the *stopped notification.
 
+* Trait objects can now be inspected When debugging Rust code.  This
+  requires compiler support which will appear in Rust 1.24.
+
 * New remote packets
 
 QEnvironmentHexEncoded
diff --git a/gdb/doc/ChangeLog b/gdb/doc/ChangeLog
index fa8180fc94..48bcc2987e 100644
--- a/gdb/doc/ChangeLog
+++ b/gdb/doc/ChangeLog
@@ -1,3 +1,7 @@
+2017-12-01  Tom Tromey  <tom@tromey.com>
+
+	* gdb.texinfo (Rust): Update trait object status
+
 2017-12-01  Andrew Cagney  <cagney@redhat.com>
 	    Joel Brobecker  <brobecker@adacore.com>
 	    Sergio Durigan Junior  <sergiodj@redhat.com>
diff --git a/gdb/doc/gdb.texinfo b/gdb/doc/gdb.texinfo
index 005fed89c5..689025feab 100644
--- a/gdb/doc/gdb.texinfo
+++ b/gdb/doc/gdb.texinfo
@@ -15565,9 +15565,6 @@ features from being implemented by @value{GDBN}:
 Method calls cannot be made via traits.
 
 @item
-Trait objects cannot be created or inspected.
-
-@item
 Operator overloading is not implemented.
 
 @item
-- 
2.13.6



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