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[v2] Add a NEWS entry for multithreaded symbol loading

Message ID 20191226055935.136292-1-cbiesinger@chromium.org
State New
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Christian Biesinger Dec. 26, 2019, 5:59 a.m. UTC
From: Christian Biesinger <cbiesinger@google.com>

Now that we enabled it by default, this change adds a NEWS entry for it.

gdb/ChangeLog:

2019-12-19  Christian Biesinger  <cbiesinger@google.com>

	* NEWS: Mention that multithreaded symbol loading is now on by
	default.

Change-Id: Ic344596a3b1b6e612a0071a50df49588b833c15d
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 gdb/NEWS | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

Comments

Eli Zaretskii Dec. 26, 2019, 5:15 p.m. UTC | #1
> From: cbiesinger@chromium.org
> Cc: Christian Biesinger <cbiesinger@google.com>
> Date: Thu, 26 Dec 2019 06:59:35 +0100
> 
> From: Christian Biesinger <cbiesinger@google.com>
> 
> Now that we enabled it by default, this change adds a NEWS entry for it.
> 
> gdb/ChangeLog:
> 
> 2019-12-19  Christian Biesinger  <cbiesinger@google.com>
> 
> 	* NEWS: Mention that multithreaded symbol loading is now on by
> 	default.

OK, thanks.
Doug Evans via gdb-patches Dec. 26, 2019, 10:23 p.m. UTC | #2
On Thu, Dec 26, 2019 at 6:16 PM Eli Zaretskii <eliz@gnu.org> wrote:
>
> > From: cbiesinger@chromium.org
> > Cc: Christian Biesinger <cbiesinger@google.com>
> > Date: Thu, 26 Dec 2019 06:59:35 +0100
> >
> > From: Christian Biesinger <cbiesinger@google.com>
> >
> > Now that we enabled it by default, this change adds a NEWS entry for it.
> >
> > gdb/ChangeLog:
> >
> > 2019-12-19  Christian Biesinger  <cbiesinger@google.com>
> >
> >       * NEWS: Mention that multithreaded symbol loading is now on by
> >       default.
>
> OK, thanks.

Thanks, pushed.
To ssh://sourceware.org/git/binutils-gdb.git
   8ce18f9cdf..8fb7532331  HEAD -> master

Christian
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diff --git a/gdb/NEWS b/gdb/NEWS
index ee10914fd8..f51a989fef 100644
--- a/gdb/NEWS
+++ b/gdb/NEWS
@@ -3,6 +3,10 @@ 
 
 *** Changes since GDB 9
 
+* Multithreaded symbol loading has now been enabled by default on systems
+  that support it (see entry for GDB 9, below), providing faster
+  performance for programs with many symbols.
+
 *** Changes in GDB 9
 
 * 'thread-exited' event is now available in the annotations interface.