Note support for TLS variables on FreeBSD.

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John Baldwin March 12, 2019, 9:16 p.m.
gdb/ChangeLog:

	* NEWS: Mention TLS support for FreeBSD.
---
 gdb/ChangeLog | 4 ++++
 gdb/NEWS      | 5 +++++
 2 files changed, 9 insertions(+)

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2.19.2

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John Baldwin March 25, 2019, 7:27 p.m. | #1
On 3/12/19 2:16 PM, John Baldwin wrote:
> gdb/ChangeLog:

> 

> 	* NEWS: Mention TLS support for FreeBSD.

> ---

>  gdb/ChangeLog | 4 ++++

>  gdb/NEWS      | 5 +++++

>  2 files changed, 9 insertions(+)

> 

> diff --git a/gdb/ChangeLog b/gdb/ChangeLog

> index eea9ecfde9..b7df439ddc 100644

> --- a/gdb/ChangeLog

> +++ b/gdb/ChangeLog

> @@ -1,3 +1,7 @@

> +2019-03-12  John Baldwin  <jhb@FreeBSD.org>

> +

> +	* NEWS: Mention TLS support for FreeBSD.

> +

>  2019-03-12  John Baldwin  <jhb@FreeBSD.org>

>  

>  	* NEWS: Combine separate "New targets" sections for 8.3.

> diff --git a/gdb/NEWS b/gdb/NEWS

> index 88ce9a7104..76a33cca5c 100644

> --- a/gdb/NEWS

> +++ b/gdb/NEWS

> @@ -3,6 +3,11 @@

>  

>  *** Changes since GDB 8.3

>  

> +* GDB now supports Thread Local Storage (TLS) variables on several

> +  FreeBSD architectures (amd64, i386, powerpc, riscv).  Other

> +  architectures require kernel changes.  TLS is not yet supported for

> +  amd64 and i386 process core dumps.

> +

>  *** Changes in GDB 8.3

>  

>  * GDB and GDBserver now support access to additional registers on

> 


Eli,

I know you've been busy with the threads on style stuff for 8.3, but can
you look this over when you get a chance?  Thanks.

-- 
John Baldwin
Eli Zaretskii March 25, 2019, 8:09 p.m. | #2
> From: John Baldwin <jhb@FreeBSD.org>

> Cc: gdb-patches@sourceware.org

> Date: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:27:34 -0700

> 

> > +* GDB now supports Thread Local Storage (TLS) variables on several

> > +  FreeBSD architectures (amd64, i386, powerpc, riscv).  Other

> > +  architectures require kernel changes.  TLS is not yet supported for

> > +  amd64 and i386 process core dumps.

> > +

> >  *** Changes in GDB 8.3

> >  

> >  * GDB and GDBserver now support access to additional registers on

> > 

> 

> Eli,

> 

> I know you've been busy with the threads on style stuff for 8.3, but can

> you look this over when you get a chance?  Thanks.


Sorry, missed that.  It's fine with me, thanks.

Patch

diff --git a/gdb/ChangeLog b/gdb/ChangeLog
index eea9ecfde9..b7df439ddc 100644
--- a/gdb/ChangeLog
+++ b/gdb/ChangeLog
@@ -1,3 +1,7 @@ 
+2019-03-12  John Baldwin  <jhb@FreeBSD.org>
+
+	* NEWS: Mention TLS support for FreeBSD.
+
 2019-03-12  John Baldwin  <jhb@FreeBSD.org>
 
 	* NEWS: Combine separate "New targets" sections for 8.3.
diff --git a/gdb/NEWS b/gdb/NEWS
index 88ce9a7104..76a33cca5c 100644
--- a/gdb/NEWS
+++ b/gdb/NEWS
@@ -3,6 +3,11 @@ 
 
 *** Changes since GDB 8.3
 
+* GDB now supports Thread Local Storage (TLS) variables on several
+  FreeBSD architectures (amd64, i386, powerpc, riscv).  Other
+  architectures require kernel changes.  TLS is not yet supported for
+  amd64 and i386 process core dumps.
+
 *** Changes in GDB 8.3
 
 * GDB and GDBserver now support access to additional registers on