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Re: A script to make some bug report easier

From: Qingqing Zhou <zhouqq(at)cs(dot)toronto(dot)edu>
To: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: pgsql-patches(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: A script to make some bug report easier
Date: 2005-10-27 19:53:56
Message-ID: Pine.LNX.4.58.0510271551160.5423@eon.cs (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-patches

On Thu, 27 Oct 2005, Tom Lane wrote:
> Does that actually work?  On most of the platforms I use, gdb doesn't
> get far with only a core file, you have to tell it which executable file
> to reference.
Yeah, it works. There is a command in the script like:
	file ./postgres

> Worse, many distros ship executables stripped, which means gdb'ing is a
> pretty useless activity anyway.

> A bigger problem is that we've largely stopped shipping shell scripts as
> part of the distro, because they don't work on Windows.
True. Do you believe any need to design/write a tool like automating bug


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