gdb 8.3.1 truncated register in remote g packet

Luis Machado luis.machado@linaro.org
Tue Nov 5 11:33:00 GMT 2019


On 11/5/19 1:05 AM, Reinoud Koornstra wrote:
> I tried to submit a bug, but it said the info output from gdb I'm trying 
> to attach is spam and now my account is locked due to spam?.......
> Without pasting the gdb output this case doesn't have the info it needs, 
> but the system thinks it's spam
> Thanks, Reinoud.

Sorry... That's unfortunate. No worries though, i'll have it created and 
will let you know.

> 
> On Mon, Nov 4, 2019 at 4:50 PM Luis Machado <luis.machado@linaro.org 
> <mailto:luis.machado@linaro.org>> wrote:
> 
>     Hi Reinoud,
> 
>     On 11/4/19 2:52 PM, Reinoud Koornstra wrote:
>      >
>      >     You might have gotten lucky. Or GDB wasn't too restrictive on the
>      >     checks.
>      >
>      >
>      > True
>      >
>      >
>      >      >
>      >      >     Just to confirm, does your arm target have floating point
>      >     registers?
>      >      >
>      >      > Good point, I did assume it has, because in some cases
>     armeabihf was
>      >      > used to compile, but not in all cases, I'll check whether
>     it is,
>      >      > otherwise I'd have to recompile gdb without hf.
>      >      > I'll get the info and let you know, thanks for helping out!
>      >
>      >
>      > Yes, the arm cpu used has floating point registers
>      >
>      >
>      >     Well, it seems GDB assumes floating point registers are there by
>      >     default, so there wouldn't be a need to build GDB
>     specifically for that.
>      >
>      >
>      > I did compile a gdb 7.7.1,  i compiled earlier 7.0 (failed to
>     compile
>      > without removing Werror in bfd directory Makefile...), then I tried
>      > 7.4.1, but both of these versions didn't support remote baud rate.
>      > However 7.7.1 worked nicely, well way better: (I did go echo g >
>      > /proc/sysrq-trigger to get it waiting for gdb).
> 
>     This indicates something might have changed that made newer GDB's
>     grumpy
>     at your kgdb instance.
> 
>     Would you mind opening a ticket here (https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/)
>     so we can track this properly? I'll do some more investigation.
> 
>     If you don't have an account i can do it for you, from information we
>     exchanged through e-mail.
> 
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>      > Reading symbols from ./vmlinux...done.
>      > (gdb) set serial baud 115200
>      > (gdb) set debug remote 1
>      > (gdb) target remote /dev/ttyUSB4
>      > Remote debugging using /dev/ttyUSB4
>      > Sending packet: $qSupported:multiprocess+;qRelocInsn+#2a...Ack
>      > Packet received:
>      > Packet qSupported (supported-packets) is NOT supported
>      > Sending packet: $Hg0#df...Ack
>      > Packet received: OK
>      > Sending packet: $qTStatus#49...Ack
>      > Packet received:
>      > Packet qTStatus (trace-status) is NOT supported
>      > Sending packet: $?#3f...Ack
>      > Packet received: S05
>      > Sending packet: $Hc-1#09...Ack
>      > Packet received: OK
>      > Sending packet: $qC#b4...Ack
>      > Packet received: QC1fbb
>      > Sending packet: $qAttached#8f...Ack
>      > Packet received:
>      > Packet qAttached (query-attached) is NOT supported
>      > Sending packet: $qOffsets#4b...Ack
>      > Packet received:
>      > Sending packet: $g#67...Ack
>      > Packet received:
>      >
>     0000000001000000b0829e80ac829e8054829880b4a698806700000013000060060000000000000000000000cc5e0bbfd05e0bbfc05e0bbf10200a80581f0a8000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
>      > Sending packet: $m800a1f58,4#ca...Ack
>      > Packet received: ffdeffe7
>      > Sending packet: $m800a1f54,4#c6...Ack
>      > Packet received: 4ef07ff5
>      > Sending packet: $m800a1f58,4#ca...Ack
>      > Packet received: ffdeffe7
>      > Sending packet: $m800a1f54,4#c6...Ack
>      > Packet received: 4ef07ff5
>      > Sending packet: $m800a1f58,4#ca...Ack
>      > Packet received: ffdeffe7
>      > Sending packet: $m800a1f54,4#c6...Ack
>      > Packet received: 4ef07ff5
>      > Sending packet: $m800a1f58,4#ca...Ack
>      > Packet received: ffdeffe7
>      > Sending packet: $m800a1f54,4#c6...Ack
>      > Packet received: 4ef07ff5
>      > Sending packet: $m800a1f58,4#ca...Ack
>      > Packet received: ffdeffe7
>      > Sending packet: $m800a1f58,4#ca...Ack
>      > Packet received: ffdeffe7
>      > Sending packet: $m800a1f58,4#ca...Ack
>      > Packet received: ffdeffe7
>      > 0x800a1f58 in arch_kgdb_breakpoint () at
>     kernel/debug/debug_core.c:1049
>      > 1049    kernel/debug/debug_core.c: No such file or directory.
>      > Sending packet: $qSymbol::#5b...Ack
>      > Packet received:
>      > Packet qSymbol (symbol-lookup) is NOT supported
>      > (gdb) set debug remote 0
>      > (gdb) bt full
>      > #0  0x800a1f58 in arch_kgdb_breakpoint () at
>     kernel/debug/debug_core.c:1049
>      > No locals.
>      > #1  kgdb_breakpoint () at kernel/debug/debug_core.c:1050
>      > No locals.
>      > #2  0x800a2010 in sysrq_handle_dbg (key=0) at
>     kernel/debug/debug_core.c:810
>      > No locals.
>      > #3  0x80367308 in __handle_sysrq (key=103, check_mask=false) at
>      > drivers/tty/sysrq.c:535
>      >          op_p = 0x8098a6b4 <sysrq_dbg_op>
>      >          orig_log_level = 6
>      >          i = -2137479500
>      >          flags = 1610612755
>      > #4  0x8036745c in write_sysrq_trigger (file=0x0 <__vectors_start>,
>      > buf=0x1 <__vectors_start> <error: Cannot access memory at address
>     0x1>,
>      > count=2, ppos=0x809e82ac <kgdb_use_con>) at drivers/tty/sysrq.c:1083
>      > No locals.
>      > #5  0x80177e18 in proc_reg_write (file=0x0 <__vectors_start>,
>     buf=0x1
>      > <__vectors_start> <error: Cannot access memory at address 0x1>,
>      > count=2157871792, ppos=0xbf0b5f78) at fs/proc/inode.c:224
>      >          write = 0xbf0b5ed0
>      >          rv = 0
>      > #6  0x8011fba4 in vfs_write (file=0xbe37bcc0, buf=0xaa408
>      > "g\nyS0,115200\n", '\337' <repeats 186 times>, <incomplete sequence
>      > \337>..., count=2157871792, pos=0xbf0b5f78) at fs/read_write.c:485
>      > No locals.
>      > #7  0x801201d4 in SYSC_write (count=<optimized out>, buf=<optimized
>      > out>, fd=<optimized out>) at fs/read_write.c:534
>      >          pos = 0
>      > #8  SyS_write (fd=0, buf=697352, count=2) at fs/read_write.c:526
>      >          ret = 0
>      > #9  0x8000f760 in ?? ()
>      > No symbol table info available.
>      > Backtrace stopped: previous frame identical to this frame
>     (corrupt stack?)
> 



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