[Dwarf-Discuss] DWARF and source text embedding

Andres Freund andres@anarazel.de
Wed Feb 14 01:11:51 GMT 2018


On 2018-02-13 16:45:23 -0800, Michael Eager wrote:
> I can imagine situations where embedding ephemeral generated source in a
> DWARF debug entry can make sense.  But I have the feeling that there is
> more to this in your environment than what I imagine.  Can you give a
> description of the use case in which this might be used?

Not Scott, but I've a similar need. In my case there's no corresponding
source code files because the program is generated in-memory for parts
of an SQL query. Both debugging and profiling would be easier if it were
possible to associate dwarf data with the generated code.


Andres Freund

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