I had this with a debugger I was beta testing... there is a compile path
stored separate to the path of the file, it needs to use the compile
path, so it is a bug in the debugger not using the full standard.. you can
the info out with gdb (I can't remember the exact incantation...)
On Fri, 30 Nov 2001 Andre.Messerschmidt@infineon.com wrote:
> When I compile kernel 2.4.3 with dwarf debug support (using H.J.Lu's gcc
> 2.96 binaries) I get no path information for source files.
> I did a hexdump of .debug_sfnames with readelf and the path is there but
> separated from the filename by a 0x00. For include files the path is ok.
> (i.e. the 0x00 is missing)
> Is this a bug or standard? I believe this prevents my debugger from
> recognizing the source tree structure.
> best regards
> Andre Messerschmidt
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