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From: Tom Tromey <>
To: Tom Tromey via Gdb-patches <>
Cc: Tom Tromey <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] Let user C-c when waiting for DWARF index finalization
Date: Thu, 09 Feb 2023 07:35:05 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <> (Tom Tromey via Gdb-patches's message of "Mon, 30 Jan 2023 13:02:20 -0700")

>>>>> "Tom" == Tom Tromey via Gdb-patches <> writes:

Tom> In PR gdb/29854, Simon pointed out that it would be good to be able to
Tom> use C-c when the DWARF cooked index is waiting for finalization.  The
Tom> idea here is to be able to interrupt a command like "break" -- not to
Tom> stop the finalization process itself, which runs in a worker thread.

Tom> This patch implements this idea, by changing the index wait functions
Tom> to, by default, allow a quit.  Polling is done, because there doesn't
Tom> seem to be a better way to interrupt a wait on a std::future.

Tom> For v2, I realized that the thread compatibility code in thread-pool.h
Tom> also needed an update.

I've rebased this and made a small change for the cooked_index_shard
rename.  I also ensured it builds without threads.  I'm going to check
it in on trunk now.


      reply	other threads:[~2023-02-09 14:35 UTC|newest]

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2023-01-30 20:02 Tom Tromey
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