Bug 9103 - Gdb cannot see threads in core files
Summary: Gdb cannot see threads in core files
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gdb   
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Version: 6.0
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OS: Linux
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Assignee: Cristian Gafton
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Reported: 2000-02-03 19:26 UTC by Michael Ubell
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-02-07 22:12:32 UTC
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Description Michael Ubell 2000-02-03 19:26:51 UTC
Using Linux kernel threads, if the program dumps core
gdb does not see multiple threads.  It only sees one thread
(which never seems to be the one that faulted).
This could be a kernel problem with the way the core
file is generated.

Comment 1 Michael Ubell 2000-02-03 19:28:59 UTC
Oh yes: I'm using version of GDB and the Linux 6.0
release from the RedHat CD.

Comment 2 Jeff Johnson 2000-02-07 22:12:59 UTC
You might try rebuilding the latest gdb-4.18-9 from Raw Hide on your
6.1 system:
	rpm --rebuild gdb-4.18-9.src.rpm
	rpm -U /usr/src/redhat/RPMS/*/gdb-4.18-9.*.rpm
However, I suspect that there are still problems with thread support there.
These issues will (probably) not be resolved until the next major release of

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