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SubjectRe: The case for a standard kernel debugger
On Thu, 14 Sep 2000, Frederic Magniette wrote:

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> In that way, I think that a kernel debugger could be a powerful coding
> tool and not only a patching tool as you say.

I don't have enough background to judge on the merits of a kernel
debugger. I simply trust Linus' feelings on the matter.
I don't agree with his arguments on (in)natural selection of rabbits
(ops, kernel developers, I mean).

BTW, a kernel debugger *is* available. And maybe even a more powerful
one will be if Jeff decides to port and publicly release it. Many people
already use kdb, I think, so why don't you just do the same?

.TM.
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