NetBSD Problem Report #51679

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Subject: gdb can't run threaded programs
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>Number:         51679
>Category:       port-sparc64
>Synopsis:       gdb can't run threaded programs
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       critical
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    port-sparc64-maintainer
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Thu Dec 01 08:45:00 +0000 2016
>Originator:     Martin Husemann
>Release:        NetBSD 7.99.43
The NetBSD Foundation, Inc.
System: NetBSD 7.99.43 NetBSD 7.99.43 (WHOEVER) #37: Tue Nov 29 17:18:56 CET 2016 sparc64
Architecture: sparc64
Machine: sparc64

Trying to run a pthreaded program under gdb fails:

[~] martin@whoever-brings-the-night > gdb dig
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Reading symbols from dig...Reading symbols from /usr/libdata/debug//usr/bin/dig.debug...done.
(gdb) run
Starting program: /usr/bin/dig 

Program received signal SIGILL, Illegal instruction.
0xfffffffff595a344 in ?? ()



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