Issue 181223.2: Adopt Microsoft's Symbol Server Key concept for elf and sym files
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Microsoft has a symbol server protocol that is trivial to implement and
they have published a specification for ELF files and their sym files as well.
Please look here.
This will allow debuggers to download the ELF and SYM files based on the
If GCC implements this we will bring modern development and debugging to the
Linux platform as well.
Issues related to object or executable files (eg., ELF files) are out of
scope for the DWARF standard.