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[RFA_v3,5/8] Announce the user visible changes for frame/thread apply in NEWS.

Message ID 20180624183708.888-6-philippe.waroquiers@skynet.be
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Philippe Waroquiers June 24, 2018, 6:37 p.m. UTC
'frame apply', faas, taas, tfaas commands and [FLAG]... arg for thread apply.

gdb/ChangeLog
2018-06-24  Philippe Waroquiers  <philippe.waroquiers@skynet.be>

        * NEWS: Mention new commands. Mention change to 'thread apply'.
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 gdb/NEWS | 25 +++++++++++++++++++++++++
 1 file changed, 25 insertions(+)
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diff --git a/gdb/NEWS b/gdb/NEWS
index 13da2f1d4e..85cd63c7c5 100644
--- a/gdb/NEWS
+++ b/gdb/NEWS
@@ -23,6 +23,24 @@ 
 
 * New commands
 
+frame apply [all | COUNT | -COUNT | id ID...] [FLAG]... COMMAND
+  Apply a command to some frames.
+  FLAG arguments allow to control what output to produce and how to handle
+  errors raised when applying COMMAND to a frame.
+
+taas COMMAND
+  Apply a command to all threads (ignoring errors and empty output).
+  Shortcut for 'thread apply all -s COMMAND'.
+
+faas COMMAND
+  Apply a command to all frames (ignoring errors and empty output).
+  Shortcut for 'frame apply all -s COMMAND'.
+
+tfaas COMMAND
+  Apply a command to all frames of all threads (ignoring errors and empty
+  output).
+  Shortcut for 'thread apply all -s frame apply all -s COMMAND'.
+
 set debug fbsd-nat
 show debug fbsd-nat
   Control display of debugging info regarding the FreeBSD native target.
@@ -46,6 +64,13 @@  maint show check-libthread-db
   debugging libraries as they are loaded.  The default is not to
   perform such checks.
 
+* Changed commands
+
+thread apply [all | COUNT | -COUNT] [FLAG]... COMMAND
+  The 'thread apply' command accepts new FLAG arguments.
+  FLAG arguments allow to control what output to produce and how to handle
+  errors raised when applying COMMAND to a thread.
+
 * Python API
 
   ** Type alignment is now exposed via the "align" attribute of a gdb.Type.