Re: [Linux-ia64] gdb'ing 32-bit executable on IA64

From: Don Dugger <>
Date: 2002-11-13 07:19:04

Duh, cockpit error on my part.  Turns out I run with SHELL set to
`/bin/bash'.  I copied the IA32 version of `bash' to the `emul'
directory and everything works just fine.

On Tue, Nov 12, 2002 at 10:23:21AM -0800, David Mosberger wrote:
> >>>>> On Tue, 12 Nov 2002 10:34:46 -0700, Don Dugger <> said:
>   Don> David- Nope, that didn't work.  I'm running a 2.4.18 kernel,
>   Don> the EMUL_PREFIX_LINUX_IA32 is set to `emul/ia32-linux/', I put
>   Don> the IA32 version of `sh' into `/emul/ia32-linux/bin/sh' and the
>   Don> IA32 `gdb' didn't work.  Do you think this is something we need
>   Don> to worry about or is it just a quirk of `gdb'?
> Hmmh, to be honest, I always have used gdb.x86 without doing anything
> special about the shell and it always worked for me.  Perhaps we're
> using different gdb versions or we're doing something differently?  I
> seem to be using "gdb 5.0rh-5" from x86 Red Hat 7.1.
> 	--david

Don Dugger
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Received on Tue Nov 12 12:46:17 2002

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