Giving canonical sections a name breaks GDB?

Alan Modra amodra@bigpond.net.au
Mon Dec 20 22:35:00 GMT 2004


On Mon, Dec 20, 2004 at 01:41:12PM +0100, Mark Kettenis wrote:
> Any idea what's wrong?

Try this

	* elfread.c (elf_symtab_read): Discard section syms.

Index: gdb/elfread.c
===================================================================
RCS file: /cvs/src/src/gdb/elfread.c,v
retrieving revision 1.47
diff -u -p -r1.47 elfread.c
--- gdb/elfread.c	23 Oct 2004 16:18:08 -0000	1.47
+++ gdb/elfread.c	20 Dec 2004 22:34:20 -0000
@@ -254,6 +254,8 @@ elf_symtab_read (struct objfile *objfile
 			      &objfile->objfile_obstack);
 #endif
 	    }
+	  else if (sym->flags & BSF_SECTION_SYM)
+	    continue;
 	  else if (sym->flags & (BSF_GLOBAL | BSF_LOCAL | BSF_WEAK))
 	    {
 	      struct minimal_symbol *msym;

-- 
Alan Modra
IBM OzLabs - Linux Technology Centre



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