Buildling gdb on Ubuntu 18.04

Ömer Sinan Ağacan omeragacan@gmail.com
Wed Jan 30 15:12:00 GMT 2019


Actually it's not undefined, I see this in the file

    /* Define as the return type of ptrace. */
    #define PTRACE_TYPE_RET long

Do I need to include config.h in a file maybe?

Ömer

Simon Marchi <simon.marchi@polymtl.ca>, 30 Oca 2019 Çar, 17:58
tarihinde şunu yazdı:
>
> On 2019-01-30 02:40, Ömer Sinan Ağacan wrote:
> > I'm trying to build gdb from git on Ubuntu 18.04 to see if some of the
> > bugs I'm
> > observing with machine interface of 8.1.0.20180409-git are fixed in the
> > development version. I got a few different errors before but with some
> > help from
> > people on the IRC channel I was able to make progress, and current
> > status is
> > this: https://gist.github.com/osa1/4548c5bc2d167541557e0a349944eb00
> >
> > Does anyone have any ideas on how to move from there? Kernel version on
> > Ubuntu
> > 18.04: 4.15.0-44-generic
> >
> > Thanks
> >
> > Ömer
>
> About this error:
>
> nat/gdb_ptrace.h:129:8: error: ‘PTRACE_TYPE_RET’ does not name a type;
> did you mean ‘PTRACE_TYPE_ARG3’?
>
> The PTRACE_TYPE_RET type should be defined in the gdb/config.h file, in
> your build directory.  For example, I have
>
> 650 /* Define as the return type of ptrace. */
>            │warning: File
> "/home/emaisin/build/binutils-gdb/gdb/gdb-gdb.py" auto-loading has be
> 651 #define PTRACE_TYPE_RET long
>
>
> Is there a mention of PTRACE_TYPE_RET in your config.h?  I assume it is
> undefined?
>
> Simon



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