[fpc-devel] stabs replaces ^byte to PByte, but only if PByte exists
lazarus at mfriebe.de
Thu Dec 16 00:44:57 CET 2010
An other interesting part of debug info (2.4.2 and trunk)
If I define a variable
then if no type "xxx=^TFoo" exists, both stabs and dwarf will write
debug info that contains "^TFoo"
(tested with ptype, and "maint print type")
But if a Type PFoo=^TFoo exists, then stabs will replace the debug info
and use PFoo.
dwarf still does ^TFoo
It is of course possible that the debugger goes a long way in finding
the matching info, but even the raw output of gdbs internals have the
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