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From: "Carlos O'Donell" <>
To: Gary Benson <>
Cc:, Nathan Sidwell <>,
	 Roland McGrath <>
Subject: Re: infinity notes
Date: Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:26:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20161201113300.GA10328@blade.nx>

On Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 6:33 AM, Gary Benson <> wrote:
> The notes are just opaque blocks of data that clients feed to the
> Infinity library.  There's no specific requirement on where they
> come from, and its certainly possible to imagine glibc, for example,
> having configure options to specify what section the notes get built
> into, so regular distributions could build with unstripped notes,
> and embedded distributions could build with notes that get stripped
> into separated debuginfo.  Its also possible to imagine that different
> notes could go in different places in the same build, so you could
> have very debugger-specific notes like pretty-printer accessors in
> debuginfo, and more general purpose notes like the thread debug ones
> unstripped.

I agree completely.


  reply	other threads:[~2016-12-01 13:26 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
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2016-12-01 11:33 ` Gary Benson
2016-12-01 13:26   ` Carlos O'Donell [this message]
2016-12-02 12:55   ` Nathan Sidwell

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