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Re: [RFA] Thread exit messages on MS-Windows
- From: Tom Tromey <tromey at redhat dot com>
- To: Eli Zaretskii <eliz at gnu dot org>
- Cc: gdb-patches at sourceware dot org
- Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2013 08:37:06 -0600
- Subject: Re: [RFA] Thread exit messages on MS-Windows
- References: <83obd1tyi7 dot fsf at gnu dot org> <838v44tnf8 dot fsf at gnu dot org>
>>>>> "Eli" == Eli Zaretskii <email@example.com> writes:
>> In thread.c, I see that add_thread_with_info will announce new threads
>> if print_thread_events is non-zero, but I see no similar announcement
>> in delete_thread or its subroutines. Is this supposed to be handled
>> by target-specific back ends? I see something like that in, e.g.,
>> linux-nat.c and in inf-ttrace.c, but I'm unsure whether that is a
>> conclusive evidence.
>> If indeed thread deletion should be announced by the target, why this
>> asymmetry with thread creation?
Eli> No one replied, so I'm now converting this into an RFA. The patch
Eli> below causes GDB on Windows to display thread exit messages like this:
I didn't answer, but I also wonder why it is not done by delete_thread.