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Re: PATCH [gcc 4.3]: Add ability to generate DWARF pubtypes section


On Tue, Nov 07, 2006 at 02:49:25PM -0800, Caroline Tice wrote:
> Attached is a modified version of the original patch I submitted a few  
> weeks ago,
> to add the ability to generate the DWARF pubtypes section on Darwin  
> architectures
> (or any other architecture that defines DEBUG_PUBTYPES_SECTION).  The  
> original
> patch had a bug in the code that calculated the size of the pubtypes  
> section.

I gather that Darwin is hoping/planning at some point to make use of
pubnames/pubtypes.  I'd like to hear opinions about enabling this on
every DWARF target by default; that way, perhaps the FSF GDB will be
able to do this too.

-- 
Daniel Jacobowitz
CodeSourcery


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