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Using host libthread_db library "/lib64/libthread_db.so.1".
Starting program: /root/psim.out
When it does run, I get messages regarding threads and all. The program uses pthreads and spawns four threads, two of which immediately call "spe_context_run()", but I don't think the debugger even gets there (there should be some output before it gets to that).
If I interrupt the debugger, I get the following:
Program received signal SIGINT, Interrupt.
0x000004000001a6c0 in ._dl_debug_state () from /lib64/ld64.so.1
#0 0x000004000001a6c0 in ._dl_debug_state () from /lib64/ld64.so.1
#1 0x00000400000081d0 in .dl_main () from /lib64/ld64.so.1
#2 0x0000040000022264 in ._dl_sysdep_start () from /lib64/ld64.so.1
#3 0x0000040000006ce4 in ._dl_start_final () from /lib64/ld64.so.1
#4 0x0000040000006fbc in ._dl_start () from /lib64/ld64.so.1
#5 0x00000400000054d0 in ._start () from /lib64/ld64.so.1
(gdb) info threads
I.e. the debugger is not in my executable and seem to hang somewhere in the loader. As I mentioned above, this does not happen all the time.
Any ideas or workarounds?