cvs commit: src/sys/conf kern.post.mk
obrien at FreeBSD.org
Sat Sep 10 19:36:24 PDT 2005
On Sat, Sep 10, 2005 at 06:05:00PM -0700, Nate Lawson wrote:
> David E. O'Brien wrote:
> >obrien 2005-09-11 00:22:21 UTC
> > FreeBSD src repository
> > Modified files:
> > sys/conf kern.post.mk
> > Log:
> > For HEAD, install a kernel with debug information if DEBUG is a kernel
> > config option. It is too easy to loose the build directory and not have
> > symbols for kgdb to read.
> > Revision Changes Path
> > 1.84 +4 -17 src/sys/conf/kern.post.mk
> I disagree with this change. We do not need to waste the space in /.
> If I'm running a debug kernel, it is based on the latest version of
> kernel.debug in my kernel compile dir and I know to find it there.
We do need this. The panic I posted yesterday happened in the 'make'
stage of the below sequence:
Note that the kernel.debug matching the running kernel was blown away at
I was going to just install kernel.sym instead of a kernel with symbols,
but kgdb's usage doesn't claim to support '-s' as the previous kgdb did.
-- David (obrien at FreeBSD.org)
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