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Re: [RFA/RFC] Report the original location specification for a breakpoint.

On Thursday 17 April 2008 06:57:49 Daniel Jacobowitz wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 02:34:57PM +0400, Vladimir Prus wrote:
> > This patch adds the necessary MI support for reporting the original location.
> > It's not ready to be checked in because MI testsuite will likely break all over.
> > OTOH, I've tested this with KDevelop4, and it works just fine. I'll fix this
> > before committing.
> > 
> > Is this patch OK?
> > 
> > In fact, I wonder if I can commit patches like this, that touch files
> > outside of MI code but apparently change behaviour only for MI, without
> > approval. Any comments?
> Isn't this going to affect more than MI?  I thought the text from
> ui_out_field_string was displayed for console too, just without the
> label.

I don't this so, but I'll check. We can always make this field output
just for MI.

> This definitely needs documentation to go in.  I can't say this
> enough.  Undocumented fields in the MI output might as well not exist.

Yes, of course.

> Beyond those, I don't see a problem with it.  Though wouldn't we like
> to display this in the CLI sometimes too?

I have no idea. I'd much rather have somebody else decide what CLI should

- Volodya

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