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RE: [ANNOUNCEMENT] GDB 7.5.1 released!
- From: "Pierre Muller" <pierre dot muller at ics-cnrs dot unistra dot fr>
- To: <gdb at sourceware dot org>
- Date: Sat, 1 Dec 2012 01:16:05 +0100
- Subject: RE: [ANNOUNCEMENT] GDB 7.5.1 released!
- References: <announce.20121129131213.GA21542@adacore.com>
maybe I still don't understand how tarball signature is supposed to
I never did that before ...
But I tried to verify the signature of the latest 7.5.1 release,
but couldn't find the public key DSA keyFF325CF3
I thought that all GNU software shoulb be signed using
Trying to find your key, I found this message:
Where is the key?
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> Objet?: [ANNOUNCEMENT] GDB 7.5.1 released!
> GDB 7.5.1 released!
> Release 7.5.1 of GDB, the GNU Debugger, is now available via anonymous
> FTP. GDB is a source-level debugger for Ada, C, C++, Objective-C,
> Pascal and many other languages. GDB can target (i.e., debug programs
> running on) more than a dozen different processor architectures, and GDB
> itself can run on most popular GNU/Linux, Unix and Microsoft Windows
> You can download GDB from the GNU FTP server in the directory:
> The vital stats:
> Size md5sum Name
> 21MB 3f48f468b24447cf24820054ff6e85b1 gdb-7.5.1.tar.bz2
> 28MB b1519bf899890d21d4774845a6e602fe gdb-7.5.1.tar.gz
> There is a web page for GDB at:
> That page includes information about GDB mailing lists (an announcement
> mailing list, developers discussion lists, etc.), details on how to
> access GDB's CVS repository, locations for development snapshots,
> preformatted documentation, and links to related information around
> the net. We will put errata notes and host-specific tips for this release
> on-line as any problems come up. All mailing lists archives are also
> browsable via the web.
> GDB 7.5.1 is a minor corrective release over GDB 7.5, and includes
> fixes for the following problems:
> - strict-aliasing warnings in libiberty/md5.c generated by GCC 4.7.
> - An "Attempt to dereference a generic pointer" error (-var-create).
> This error only occurs when the "print object" setting is "on".
> - Backtrace problems on x32 (PR backtrace/14646).
> - next/step/finish problems on x32 (PR gdb/14647).
> - A "malformed linespec error: unexpected keyword, [...]" error
> (PR breakpoints/14643)
> - GDB crash while stepping through powerpc (32bits) code.
> - A failed assertion in linux_ptrace_test_ret_to_nx.
> - A "!frame_id_inlined_p (frame_id)" failed assertion.
> - A "No more reverse-execution history." error during reverse "next"
> execution (PR 14548).
> - Incomplete command descriptions in "apropos" output.
> - PR gdb/14494 (a GDB crash difficult to characterize).
> - A build warning in allocate_symtab when building on x86_64-windows.
> GDB 7.5.1 also brings the following improvements:
> - Offer some helpful tips when detecting a file/script for which
> auto-loading has been declined.
> - Special handling of program's '.exe' suffix when searching for
> auto-load-able scripts.
> GDB 7.5 brings new targets, features and improvements, including:
> * Go language support.
> * New targets (x32 ABI, microMIPS, Renesas RL78, HP OpenVMS ia64).
> * More Python scripting improvements.
> * SDT (Static Defined Tracing) probes support with SystemTap probes.
> * GDBserver improvements (stdio connections, target-side evaluation
> of breakpoint conditions, remote protocol improvements).
> * Other miscellaneous improvements (ability to stop when a shared
> library is loaded/unloaded, dynamic printf, etc).
> * Reverse debugging on ARM.
> * The binary "gdbtui" has been abandoned and can no longer be built.
> Use "gdb -tui" instead.
> For a complete list and more details on each item, please see the
> gdb/NEWS file.