A gdb 4.17 patch for linux/x86

Stu Grossman grossman@cygnus.com
Tue May 26 17:17:00 GMT 1998

H.J. Lu writes:
 > It is conditional on HEX_LONG_DOUBLE_INPUT which is only defined for
 > Linux/x86. I don't know gdb can store 10 byte integers on Linux/x86.
 > Besides, you can specify your own syntax for your OS/CPU. For
 > Linux/x86, treat a 10 byte integer as a floating point number makes
 > senses to me. If your OS/CPU suppors 10 byte integers, you can choose
 > a length your OS/CPU doesn't support for integers, say 20 bytes.

You have totally missed the point.  Please re-read my message carefully and
then comment on it.

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