Patchwork [pushed] GDB WWW main page adjustements (was: "Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] GDB 8.1 released!")

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Submitter Joel Brobecker
Date Feb. 9, 2018, 4:24 a.m.
Message ID <20180209042446.6kpn5wnfdqy4ztot@adacore.com>
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Permalink /patch/25881/
State New
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Joel Brobecker - Feb. 9, 2018, 4:24 a.m.
> > | Those programs might be executing on the same machine as GDB (native)
> > | or on another machine (remote).
> 
> Maybe add "or on a simulator".
> 
> > GDB can run on most popular UNIX and | Microsoft Windows variants.
> 
> Maybe add macOS here.
> 
> > |
> > | What Languages does GDB Support?
> > | --------------------------------
> > |
> > | GDB supports the following languages (in alphabetical order):
> > |  * Ada
> > |  * Assembly
> > |  * C
> > |  * C++
> > |  * D
> > |  * Fortran
> > |  * Go
> > |  * Objective-C
> > |  * OpenCL
> > |  * Modula-2
> > |  * Pascal
> > |  * Rust
> > 
> 
> Sounds good to me.
[...]
> I think not listing active languages is worse than also listing
> bitrotted languages, so I think on balance it's still better.

Makes better sense indeed.

Attached are the 3 patches I applied to take care of the above,
which is now live.

Thanks for the feedback!
Pedro Alves - Feb. 9, 2018, 1:02 p.m.
On 02/09/2018 04:24 AM, Joel Brobecker wrote:

> Attached are the 3 patches I applied to take care of the above,
> which is now live.

Thanks!

I spotted a typo: "or a on simulator" -> "or on a simulator".

Thanks,
Pedro Alves

Patch

From 67c0ef49dc7354db981eb90849b2e100cb5bc0c2 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Joel Brobecker <brobecker@adacore.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2018 08:21:46 +0400
Subject: [PATCH 3/3] main page: Document the fact that GDB can debug programs
 running on a sim

---
 index.html | 6 +++---
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/index.html b/index.html
index 4a01247..db4985b 100644
--- a/index.html
+++ b/index.html
@@ -65,9 +65,9 @@  of these) to help you catch bugs in the act:
 correcting the effects of one bug and go on to learn about another.
 </ul>
 
-Those programs might be executing on the same machine as GDB (native)
-or on another machine (remote).  GDB can run on most popular UNIX and
-Microsoft Windows variants, as well as on Mac OS X.<p>
+Those programs might be executing on the same machine as GDB (native),
+on another machine (remote), or a on simulator.  GDB can run on most
+popular UNIX and Microsoft Windows variants, as well as on Mac OS X.<p>
 
 <h3>What Languages does GDB Support?</h3>
 
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