Is this a bug? "target remote" doesn't follow "set architecture"

Daniel Jacobowitz
Mon Dec 21 18:22:00 GMT 2009

On Mon, Dec 21, 2009 at 10:05:02AM -0800, Michael Snyder wrote:
> Daniel Jacobowitz wrote:
> >On Sat, Dec 19, 2009 at 08:24:12AM -0800, Michael Snyder wrote:
> >>I built a gdb with target=i686-linux.  I also want to use it
> >>for remote debugging.
> >
> >Did you configure GDB such that the x86-64 support was built too?
> >It isn't by default.
> Configure.tgt seems to suggest that it is.

        if test "x$enable_64_bit_bfd" = "xyes"; then
            # Target: GNU/Linux x86-64
            gdb_target_obs="amd64-tdep.o amd64-linux-tdep.o

Is --enable-64-bit-bfd set?

> And "set archi" offers it as a choice.

That's the BFD architecture list, GDB doesn't have its own.

Daniel Jacobowitz

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