Daniel Jacobowitz <email@example.com> writes: > On Mon, Jul 07, 2008 at 10:06:40PM +0100, Roger Leigh wrote: >> Correct line numbers when dealing with inline templates, for one. >> There were some other niceties, but I can't recall what they were off >> the top of my head. > > Sorry, but this is either someone's uncontributed gcc patches, or > (more likely) hearsay. I fairly sure I saw a clear difference at one point, though it would have been with GCC 3.3 or 4.0. Here if I didn't use -g3, I would get the line number in the source file with a backtrace, but with -g3 I would get the line number inside the inline templated function I was calling on that line. However, it's been some time since I did this and my memory may be faulty. It may be that I was also using -gdwarf-2 when stabs was still the default, and that's where the difference lies. I can't remember when DWARF2 became the default. Regards, Roger -- .''`. Roger Leigh : :' : Debian GNU/Linux http://people.debian.org/~rleigh/ `. `' Printing on GNU/Linux? http://gutenprint.sourceforge.net/ `- GPG Public Key: 0x25BFB848 Please GPG sign your mail.
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