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Re: GDB (mis)behavior depends on DWARF DW_TAG_compile_unit data
I found what the problem is. It's strictly Tensilica-compiler-specific.
I suggest we discuss it on the gdb-patch list since I already tried
to provide a patch to fix this issue.
If we end up with understanding that compiler should be fixed then
my GDB patch should be modified to recognize inconsistent DWARF and
issue a warning instead of printing misleading error messages (like it
Daniel Jacobowitz wrote:
On Mon, Mar 12, 2007 at 02:54:05PM -0700, Maxim Grigoriev wrote:
Let me find out what it is and get back to you with my conclusions. It's
still can be
important for GDB in terms of better handling bad DWARF data.
Thanks - I completely agree. It's not the obvious problem, but
whatever it is, we should fix it if we can.