LI77247: INCORRECT DEBUG INFORMATION CORRUPTS DEBUGGER
Fixes are available
XL C/C++ for Blue Gene/Q Fix Pack 5 (August 2013 Update) for 12.1
XL C/C++ for Blue Gene/Q Fix Pack 8 (May 2014 Update) for 12.1
XL C/C++ for Blue Gene/Q Fix Pack 9 (August 2014 Update) for 12.1
XL C/C++ for Blue Gene/Q Fix Pack 11 (February 2015 Update) for 12.1
XL C/C++ for Blue Gene/Q Fix Pack 12 (May 2015 Update) for 12.1
XL C/C++ for Blue Gene/Q Fix Pack 13 (August 2015 Update) for 12.1
XL C/C++ for Blue Gene/Q Fix Pack 14 (May 2016 Update) for 12.1
Closed as program error.
126.96.36.199 PTF for XL C/C++ for BG/Q compiler generates the following debug information and crashes debugger. <cd> DW_AT_artificial : 1 <ce> DW_AT_external : 1 <cf> DW_AT_frame_base : 1 byte block: 6f (DW_OP_reg31) <d1> DW_AT_type : 0x0 0x199 <d9> DW_AT_MIPS_linkage_name: _ZN6<nevermind>_ These DWARF attributes are invalid according to the DWARF specification. Issue was only seen with -qsmp=noopt option.
Use 188.8.131.52 PTF or remove -qsmp=noopt option.
PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: Incorrect debug information crashing Totalview debugger USERS AFFECTED: BG/Q compiler users compiling invoking high level optimizer component.
CONCLUSION: Uninitialized value for the block id is causing the compiler to emit bad debug opcodes. This bad wcode is also causing the compiler to generate bad debug info and crashing the debugger. The fix is to initialize this value to 0 in the construction of generating REC opcodes.
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