On Tue, Jul 09, 2002 at 11:20:52AM -0500, Dan Nelson wrote: > In the last episode (Jul 09), M. Warner Losh said: > > OK. How the ***** do I get a *!@#$@$#% crash dump on current? I > > did a dumpon to enable the dumping, which appeared to work. I then > > did a savecore after the system came back up (but before any swapping > > happened) and that seemed to work. I then tried to use gdb to read > > the core dump and got the following: > > > > sudo gdb -k ~/FreeBSD/src/sys/i386/compile/GENERIC/kernel.debug vmcore.2 > > GNU gdb 4.18 (FreeBSD) > > Copyright 1998 Free Software Foundation, Inc. > > GDB is free software, covered by the GNU General Public License, and you are > > welcome to change it and/or distribute copies of it under certain conditions. > > Type "show copying" to see the conditions. > > There is absolutely no warranty for GDB. Type "show warranty" for details. > > This GDB was configured as "i386-unknown-freebsd"...Deprecated bfd_read called at >/dell/imp/FreeBSD/src/contrib/gdb/gdb/dwarf2read.c line 3049 in dwarf2_read_section > > > > > > Dwarf Error: Cannot handle DW_FORM_strp in DWARF reader. > > Don't you need to use gdb52 -k now, since the new GCC was turned on?
gdb52 was imported into -current a week or two ago. It does look like he does either need to use the port or upgrade -current. -- David W. Chapman Jr. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Raintree Network Services, Inc. <www.inethouston.net> [EMAIL PROTECTED] FreeBSD Committer <www.FreeBSD.org> To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message