symtab/1975: gdb reports DW_FORM_strp pointing outside of .debug_str

kumar__v@hotmail.com kumar__v@hotmail.com
Sat Jul 23 20:28:00 GMT 2005


>Number:         1975
>Category:       symtab
>Synopsis:       gdb reports DW_FORM_strp pointing outside of .debug_str
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    unassigned
>State:          open
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sat Jul 23 20:28:00 UTC 2005
>Closed-Date:
>Last-Modified:
>Originator:     kumar__v@hotmail.com
>Release:        gdb-6.3.50.20050723
>Organization:
>Environment:
Solaris 10 x86-64. 
>Description:
gdb reports the following error when I load a 64 bit executable.
This GDB was configured as "i386-pc-solaris2.10"...DW_FORM_strp pointing outside of .debug_str section [in module <....>]

readelf on the same binary does not report any problem.  

gdb is compiled as a 64 bit binary.
 ELF 64-bit LSB executable AMD64 Version 1, dynamically linked, not stripped
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>Fix:

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