building GDB

Tom Tromey
Fri Dec 13 20:01:00 GMT 2019

>>>>> "Simon" == Simon Marchi <> writes:

Simon> Tom, could you describe what is missing to complete this move?

Completing the move of gdbsupport and then gdbserver to top-level.

Simon> (1) complete the move before the release
Simon> (2) make it official that building in the source directory is not supported from now on (this
Simon>     idea was brought up a few times in the past), make configure fail when trying to do so
Simon>     with a clear error message

We could alternatively back out the gnulib move on the release branch only.


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