[builder] gdb_check_step: remove gdb.gdb/selftest.exp

Mark Wielaard mark@klomp.org
Wed Jun 29 22:42:38 GMT 2022


Hi Carl,

On Wed, Jun 29, 2022 at 08:58:43AM -0700, Carl Love wrote:
> The test was failing the same way when running locally.  It was a test
> issue related to checking for hardware watchpoint support on PowerPC. I
> posted a patch to fix it.  Andrew Burgess merged a similar patch that
> he did to fix the test with my patch and committed the fix.  The test
> is now running correctly locally.  Note, I have not tested it in the
> remote configuration as you mentioned.   Here is the commit for the
> fix:
> 
> commit 13f72372413400410aaa94b7f0e2ff7de663fdcb
> Author: Carl Love <cel@us.ibm.com>
> Date:   Wed Jun 22 16:14:20 2022 +0100
> 
>     gdb/testsuite: fix gdb.base/break-idempotent.exp on ppc
>     
>     When running the gdb.base/break-idempotent.exp test on ppc, I was
>     seeing some test failures (or rather errors), that looked like
> this:
>     
>       (gdb) watch local
>       Hardware watchpoint 2: local
>     
>       has_hw_wp_support: Hardware watchpoint detected
>       ERROR: no fileid for gcc2-power8
>       ERROR: Couldn't send delete breakpoints to GDB.
>       ERROR OCCURED: can't read "gdb_spawn_id": no such variable
>           while executing
> ...
> 
> Please let me know if you see any additional issues with the test. 

Lets add it back to the buildbot tests and see if anything breaks.

Cheers,

Mark
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