gdb vs. gcj

Andrew Haley
Wed Mar 10 10:47:00 GMT 2004

CCd to gdb for info.

Hans, can you provide some more info?  When does it crash?  Can you
provide a gdb backtrace?


From: Ranjit Mathew <>
Subject: Re: gdb vs. gcj
Date: Wed, 10 Mar 2004 12:05:44 +0530

Boehm, Hans wrote:
> I'm having problems with various versions of gdb crashing with SIGSEGV when trying to debug
> any executables that include libgcj (cvs trunk from about a week ago).
> I've seen this on both X86 and Itanium, both with older RedHat releases (8.0 and 7.1).
> Does this ring any bells?  Did I miss something?

If GDB is crashing for you, it *could be* due to the
recent location lists related changes in GCC that are
properly handled only by the currently in CVS (and to
be released as 6.1) GDB.



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