cvs commit: src/lib/libpthread_dbg Makefile pthread_dbg.cpthread_dbg.h src/lib/libpthread_dbg/arch/i386/i386 pthread_dbg_md.c

David Xu davidxu at
Wed Feb 4 00:51:14 PST 2004

Marcel Moolenaar wrote:

>On Tue, Feb 03, 2004 at 09:01:16PM -0800, David Xu wrote:
>>davidxu     2004/02/03 21:01:16 PST
>>  FreeBSD src repository
>>  Added files:
>>    lib/libpthread_dbg   Makefile pthread_dbg.c pthread_dbg.h 
>>                         pthread_dbg_int.h 
>>    lib/libpthread_dbg/arch/i386 
>>    lib/libpthread_dbg/arch/i386/i386 pthread_dbg_md.c 
>>  Log:
>>  Import initial work of libpthread debugging. This is a debugger independent
>>  friend library for libpthread, the library will be used by debugger to
>>  read/write libpthread's internal data structures.
>Euh, the name of the library should be libthread_db. There's not
>much point in being gratuitously non-conformant.
OK, but what's libthread_db for ? for libpthread or for libthr and libc_r ?
I won't write debug code for other thread libraries, and also dislike 
mixing other
thread library's debug code into the library. I think  the name should 
be libpthread_dbg,
or libpthread_db.

David Xu

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