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@@ -355,6 +355,18 @@ like `gdb/testsuite/boards/cc-with-tweaks.exp` would help, or setting
Cannot access memory at address 0x6c62616e
(gdb) testcase ../../../Ferry_Tagscherer/gdb/testsuite/gdb.base/attach-pie-noexec.exp completed in 3 seconds
+ IRC, freenode, #hurd, 2013-09-06:
+ <gnu_srs1> How to debug a program that works in the shell but Cannot
+ access memory at address ... in gdb?
+ <tschwinge> Build it without -pie -- but that is just a guess of what
+ might be going on.
+ * tschwinge clearly has spent enough time with obscure things to be
+ able to make such guesses.
+ <gnu_srs1> tschwinge: looks like -fPIE is used.
+ <gnu_srs1> verified: some (all?) executables compiled with -fPIE, -fpie
+ and linked with -pie cannot be debugged in gdb :(
* `solib-event stop`
Running ../../../Ferry_Tagscherer/gdb/testsuite/gdb.mi/mi-catch-load.exp ...
@@ -540,3 +552,34 @@ like `gdb/testsuite/boards/cc-with-tweaks.exp` would help, or setting
+# Open Issues
+## `info files` SIGSEGV
+### IRC, freenode, #hurd, 2013-09-07
+ <rekado> I'm trying to debug pfinet, but I'm not very familiar with gdb.
+ Tried to attach to the running pfinet process (built with debug symbols),
+ set a breakpoint and ... when I ran "info files" the process segfaulted.
+ <teythoon> which process segfaults, pfinet or gdb?
+ <rekado> gdb segfaults.
+### IRC, freenode, #hurd, 2013-09-16
+ <gnu_srs> tschwinge: Is gdb watch known to fail on hurd? It hangs for me
+ when logged in via ssh.
+ <tschwinge> gnu_srs: Don't know about GDB's watch command. Are you sure it
+ is hanging?