[Lldb-commits] [PATCH] D48868: [LLDB] In ProcessGDBRemote::UpdateThreadIDList(), the thread PCs should not be cleared after they are updated from the stop reply packet

Venkata Ramanaiah via Phabricator via lldb-commits lldb-commits at lists.llvm.org
Tue Jul 24 04:34:06 PDT 2018

ramana-nvr added a comment.

Sorry, I am not helpful to you in providing a unit test case for this patch. I am still learning about test suite framework and/or trying to get the lldb test suite up and running.

Regarding how I got to this, it is not that I have run into some issue due to the original code. For my private port, I had to create a thread ID list similar to m_thread_ids and during code browsing for that I happened to see the code in concern and observed that clearing m_thread_pcs is wrong there.

After the process gets stopped, while trying to set the thread stop info, we also update the thread list (ProcessGDBRemote::SetThreadStopInfo() ---> Process::UpdateThreadListIfNeeded() ---> ProcessGDBRemote::UpdateThreadList()) and here we can reach UpdateThreadIDList() if m_thread_ids.empty() is true i.e. if we somehow failed to populate m_thread_ids while parsing the stop info packet and need to populate the m_thread_ids now.



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