build/2091: gdb and mac-os tiger

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Sat Feb 25 12:48:00 GMT 2006


>Number:         2091
>Category:       build
>Synopsis:       gdb and mac-os tiger
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    unassigned
>State:          open
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sat Feb 25 12:48:01 GMT 2006
>Closed-Date:
>Last-Modified:
>Originator:     ncs
>Release:        gdb 5.1-20020408 (apple version gdb-228)
>Organization:
>Environment:
Apple mac-os tiger 10.4.5
gcc --version
gcc (GCC) 3.1 20020420 (prerelease)
>Description:
[Nicholas-Strausss-Computer:~/gnuchess-5.07/src] nicholas% gdb gnuchess
GNU gdb 5.1-20020408 (Apple version gdb-228) (Sun Jul 14 10:07:24 GMT 2002)
Copyright 2002 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
GDB is free software, covered by the GNU General Public License, and you are
welcome to change it and/or distribute copies of it under certain conditions.
Type "show copying" to see the conditions.
There is absolutely no warranty for GDB.  Type "show warranty" for details.
This GDB was configured as "powerpc-apple-macos10".
unable to open symbol file: "/usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib": can't read symbols: File format not recognized.

warning: Unable to read symbols from "/usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib"; reading from memory.
/SourceCache/gdb/gdb-228/src/gdb/macosx/macosx-nat-dyld-process.c:504: gdb-internal-error: assertion failure in function "dyld_load_library": e->dyld_valid

An internal GDB error was detected.  This may make further
debugging unreliable.  Quit this debugging session? (y or n) y
>How-To-Repeat:
1. download gnuchess make.
2. Use gdb from tiger 10.4.5 upgrade.
3. "gdb gnuchess"
>Fix:
Sounds like the gdb library isn't harmony with gcc library.
Upgrade gcc & gdb?

>Release-Note:
>Audit-Trail:
>Unformatted:



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