[PATCH?] GDB HEAD (partly) broken for GNU/Hurd

Ulrich Weigand uweigand@de.ibm.com
Mon Oct 13 16:41:00 GMT 2008


Thomas Schwinge wrote:

> Ha, I, myself, am the GDB guru here ;-)!  I had a look at the log again,
> experimented some more, and finally got it going with the following
> patch.  However, I have absolutely no idea whether that is correct in all
> cases, etc.  Should perhaps target_wait (a.k.a. gnu-nat.c's gnu_wait) be
> doing that?

Adding switch_to_thread at this location seems correct to me (even though
it should be a no-op on most targets).

Could you test your patch on a non-Hurd target to make sure, anyway?

> +  /* TODO.  How to keep this synchronized with gnu-nat.c's own counting?  */

Hmm.  It would appear that "set exec-wrapper" is currently broken with
the gnu-nat.c target, right?

Thanks,
Ulrich

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  Dr. Ulrich Weigand
  GNU Toolchain for Linux on System z and Cell BE
  Ulrich.Weigand@de.ibm.com



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