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bug#17301: 24.3.90; Hang using scroll bar thumb in Compile-Log buffer af
bug#17301: 24.3.90; Hang using scroll bar thumb in Compile-Log buffer after packages update
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:41:19 +0300
> From: address@hidden (N. Jackson)
> Date: Sun, 20 Apr 2014 12:30:48 -0300
> The pretest of 24.4 has hung on me. (This is the version from
> I still have the process running and it has debugging symbols in, so
> it's plausible (is it?) that I might be able to supply more information.
Please attach a debugger and produce a backtrace, including the Lisp
backtrace (use the "xbacktrace" command for the latter). Thanks.
> It's been a while since I used a CLI debugger so I need a terse but
> complete primer.
Find out the PID of the Emacs process, a number. Then:
$ cd /path/to/emacs/src
$ gdb -p PID
Once GDB prints its initial blurb and shows its "(gdb)" prompt, type:
If this doesn't end with a Lisp-level backtrace, type:
(gdb) source ./.gdbinit