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Re: [PATCH] Improved support for overlay breakpoints in ROM
Michael Snyder <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Jim Blandy wrote:
> > Typo:
> > > + /* On the same principal, an overlay manager can arrange to call a
> > s/principal/principle/
> > It seems to me that, if overlay management is disabled, or set to
> > `manual', we shouldn't even set a breakpoint in _ovly_debug_event.
> By analogy with the longjmp breakpoint, it seems easiest just to
> create the breakpoint when the symbol file is loaded, and then
> enable/disable it as needed. When it is disabled, it doesn't
> represent any significant overhead.
Okay, I see.
> > We need to document the new rules in the GDB manual.
... How can we prevent this from falling through the cracks? I don't
mind doing it, but I'm afraid I'm going to forget.