|DWARF debugging info email@example.com (2000-10-26)|
|Re: DWARF debugging info firstname.lastname@example.org (Wim Yedema) (2000-10-31)|
|Re: DWARF debugging info email@example.com (Fausto Fabbioni) (2001-01-18)|
|From:||Fausto Fabbioni <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||18 Jan 2001 01:10:30 -0500|
|Posted-Date:||18 Jan 2001 01:10:30 EST|
> > I have the DWARF 2 spec sheet, but am looking for a simple guide.
> It may be useful to start with dwarf 1 in order to familiarize
> yourself with the DWARF world.
It is a good point to start but remember that ver.2 is more different.
> I'm not sure if dwarf to is completely backward compatible but you
> can reuse large parts of the dwarf 1 code.
You must pay attention on fact that ver.1 is fixed record except for
block data field. In ver.2 all data in ".debug_info" depend on
".debug_abbrev" section. So you must to understand that relation and
try to understand the LEB128 number (read 7.6 paragraph "Variable
length data" and Appendix 4).
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