Re: Debian's GDB still can't handle threads!
On Tue, Oct 19, 1999 at 11:17:54PM -0400, Daniel Burrows wrote:
> I am almost at the point of filing a release-critical bug against gdb,
> but I thought I'd ask here first so more people can flame me if I'm an idiot ;-)
You can pump up the severity of an existing bug report about this.
> Basically, here's the problem: gdb, as distributed by Debian, cannot debug
> threaded programs in any meaningful way.
On Debian GNU/Hurd, it debugs threaded programs just fine. Only under
Linux it is broken.
So, removing the latest version (which we need) is not an option. Maybe
adding 4.17 is.
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