Request for approval: Allow Java's ELF symtab reader to use separate debuginfo files
aph at redhat.com
Fri Jan 8 18:52:29 UTC 2010
On 12/09/2009 03:36 PM, Andrew Haley wrote:
> This is https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=541548
> The symptom is that jmap doesn't work because target libraries are stripped.
> The fix is to allow the symtab reader to use the separate debuginfo files
> that are available for all (AFAIK) GNU/Linux distributions.
This is now also https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/show_bug.cgi?id=100126
Webrev at http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~aph/100126-hotspot-webrev/
I have now checked several Linux distros, old and new, and although
they keep their debuginfo files in different places, this patch works
on all of them.
Is this OK? And, if so, which repos should I push the patch to?
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