add-symbol-file-from-memory patch breaks non-elf targets?

Joel Brobecker
Fri Apr 23 22:15:00 GMT 2004


> All right, here's a patch, tested on i686-pc-linux-gnu,
> powerpc-unknown-linux-gnu, and powerpc-ibm-aix4.3.3.0.  Could folks
> try it out?

I was able to build GDB on HPUX and tru64 with the patch applied.
I also ran the testsuite, and got results that were within the ballpark
figures I remember seeing for these targets. So it all looks good to me.

> 2004-04-22  Jim Blandy  <>
> 	Move the symbol-file-from-memory functions into their own file.
> 	* symfile-mem.c, symfile-mem.h: New files.
> 	* symfile.c (symbol_file_add_from_bfd): New function.
> 	(symbol_file_add): Call symbol_file_add_from_bfd.
> 	(symbol_file_add_from_memory, add_symbol_file_from_memory_command):
> 	Moved to symfile-mem.c.
> 	(_initialize_symfile): Move definition of
> 	add-symbol-file-from-memory command to symfile-mem.c.
> 	* symfile.h (symbol_file_add_from_bfd): New declaration.
> 	* config/i386/ (TDEPFILES): Add symfile-mem.o.
>  	* config/powerpc/ (TDEPFILES): Same.
> 	* (SFILES): Add symfile-mem.c.
> 	(symfile_mem_h): New variable.
> 	(HFILES_NO_SRCDIR): Add symfile-mem.h.
> 	(symfile-mem.o): New rule.


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