[uClibc]remote gdb makefile? (building gdb to use with gdbserver)

Erik Andersen andersen at codepoet.org
Mon Mar 10 22:14:38 UTC 2003

On Mon Mar 10, 2003 at 01:58:51PM -0800, David Wuertele wrote:
> I'm trying to compile gdbserver and a gdb to go along with it for
> mipsel.  gdbserver compiles fine, but the gdb that runs on my dev
> system must be able to read the symbols in the mipsel-uclibc
> executable.  I think I can build this by just changing the --host=
> parameter to configure in the gdb.mk file, and having it install that
> in the toolchain directory instead of the target root directory.  Does
> that sound right?  Has anyone done this work already?
> As a separate question, I noticed the following output during the
> configure step of building gdbserver:
>   configure: warning: Could not find libthread_db.
>   configure: warning: Disabling thread support in gdbserver.
> I looked for libthread* in the toolchain but didn't find it.  Is this
> something that I can enable?

You need to enable PTHREADS_DEBUG_SUPPORT in uClibc'c .config


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