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Re: lldb support

From: Richard Stallman
Subject: Re: lldb support
Date: Thu, 10 Nov 2016 20:26:18 -0500

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  > > Why would we want to support it
  > > rather than saying, "We support GDB -- use that."?

  > All the usual reasons people prefer tool A over tool B: compatibility 
  > with a specific environment, personal customizations, familiarity, and 
  > personal preference. LLDB is free software. We should support it.

Your argument disregards the important fact that LLDB is part
of a project that aims to replace many important GNU packages,
and its success is the GNU Project's loss.

I think that that is not important to you, but it is very
important for the GNU Project.

Dr Richard Stallman
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