Re: [PATCH] All Symbols in /proc/kallsyms

From: Tom Rini
Date: Mon May 10 2004 - 18:20:53 EST

On Mon, May 10, 2004 at 03:28:37PM +1000, Rusty Russell wrote:

> Debuggers (ie. xmon) can use kallsyms, but they want all symbols, not
> just functions. Fair enough.
> Name: Debugging Option to Put text symbols in kallsyms
> Status: Tested on 2.6.6-rc3-bk11
> kallsyms contains only function names, but some debuggers (eg. xmon on
> PPC/PPC64) use it to lookup symbols: it'd be much nicer if it included
> data symbols too.

Shouldn't you make xmon depend on both of these, on ppc64?
(iirc, it won't compile w/o KALLSYMS, so select/suggest, or whatever,
and ppc32 hasn't yet had the kallsyms stuff backported).

Tom Rini
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