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Recommended update for gdb

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(Last modified: 10JAN2005)


solutions Recommended update for gdb SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (594ea719335f0ca939eb1d952187a512)

Applies to

Package: gdb
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM POWER
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Patch: patch-9695
Release: 20050110
Obsoletes: none

Indications

SLES9 SP1 Update for gdb

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

  • Add --readnever option as workaround for [#48485]
  • Downgrade errors to warnings during backtrace [#48484].
  • Update to gdb 6.2.1.
  • Fix deadlock in child_wait [#42796].
  • Fix handling of relative filenames in DWARF2 .debug_line.
  • Better handling of dying threads.

Solution

Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Uvh gdb.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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