gdb 971126 questions/comments

Marty Leisner leisner@sdsp.mc.xerox.com
Tue Dec 9 17:43:00 GMT 1997


I just got gdb-971126 installed on linux.

Can you please preserve the dates on distributions?
Its often helpful (and should be easy).

Whats the compile time  difference between gdbtk and gdb?

I'm using my tk8.0 shared libraries, and I see the only differences
is the makefiles and gdbtk.c/gdbtk.tcl.

Also, doing make dvi gave me:
ppendix @char 68 [145] [146]
Overfull \hbox (2.73544pt too wide) in paragraph at lines 9057--9061
[]@textrm Running `@texttt configure @textsl host[]@textrm '[] and then run-nin
g @texttt make[] @textrm builds the `@texttt bfd[]@textrm '[], `@texttt readlin
e[]@textrm '[], `@texttt mmalloc[]@textrm '[],
[147] [148] [149] (Index) [150] (gdb.cps)
Runaway argument?
{\} \entry {\file {\value {GDBINIT}}}{125} \entry {\value {GDBN} bugs\ETC.
! File ended while scanning use of \initial.
<inserted text> 
                \par 
\next ...\begindoublecolumns \input \jobname .#1s 
                                                  \enddoublecolumns \fi \fi ...
l.9285 @printindex cp
                     
? 


I never understood why one date on the manual is January 1994.
Why have two dates?



marty		leisner@sdsp.mc.xerox.com   
Don't  confuse education with schooling.
	Milton Friedman to Yogi Berra



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