remote/1966: trust-readonly-sections does not work

Daniel Jacobowitz
Tue Jul 5 22:38:00 GMT 2005

The following reply was made to PR remote/1966; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Daniel Jacobowitz <>
Subject: Re: remote/1966: trust-readonly-sections does not work
Date: Tue, 5 Jul 2005 18:32:03 -0400

 On Tue, Jul 05, 2005 at 09:09:40PM -0000, wrote:
 > When doing remote debugging over a serial line, I use "set
 > trust-readonly-sections on" for obvious reasons.
 > In gdb 6.3 and in the current CVS, this does not work.  "set debug
 > remote 1" clearly shows data still being fetched from the target --
 > for example, when I ask it to disassemble some function.
 You can find Michael Snyder's patch for this in May's gdb-patches
 archive.  I sent him some final comments and he hasn't revised it yet.
 Daniel Jacobowitz
 CodeSourcery, LLC

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