Phasing out Dwarf 1?

Nathan J. Williams
Tue May 4 17:09:00 GMT 2004

Andrew Cagney <> writes:

> (we might also determine that such systems require an ISO-C compiler
> (e.g., GCC) to build GDB and hence argue that GDB can assume dwarf-2
> is present.)

This seems like a poor argument. The availibility and suitability of
modern GCC for building GDB does not imply that modern GCC will be
suitable for building the application to be debugged.

        - Nathan

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