[lldb-dev] [LLVMdev] MCJIT debugger registration interface.

Filip Pizlo fpizlo at apple.com
Sun Aug 10 16:03:09 PDT 2014

> On Aug 10, 2014, at 3:08 PM, Keno Fischer <kfischer at college.harvard.edu> wrote:
> Yes, we benefit from registering with the system debugger, because we
> commonly interoperate with C, C++, Fortran, etc. Admittedly we will
> write our own functionality on top, but interoperating nicely with the
> system debugger is a high priority for us.

I also agree that such interoperability is beneficial. I usually find that the amount of functionality on the client side necessitates a finer-grained interface. Can you elaborate what you add on top in your system?

>> On Sun, Aug 10, 2014 at 5:53 PM, Filip Pizlo <fpizlo at apple.com> wrote:
>> This is a design discussion. If you believe in the current design then you should be able to justify it with a more constructive reply.
>> -Filip
>> On Aug 10, 2014, at 1:55 PM, Tim Northover <t.p.northover at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> Is there a reason why this client should get more attention than the seemingly more compelling non-C use cases?
>>> The presence of patches.
>>> Tim.

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