Re: GDB and new kernels

Benjamin Saller Bender (
Tue, 20 May 1997 15:26:38 -0400

Alan Cox <> writes:
>Linux threads have an own pid, so ptrace handles thread tracing nicely, even
>though gdb doesnt

Does this mean that work on CLONE_PID is abandoned? I assume we will
need this functionality at some point , not to mention that it is suppose to
be much more efficient.
I honestly don't know what the future tid/pid mapping for Linux are
expected to look like, but I expect a /proc based GDB would be a plus


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