[PUSHED] gdb/doc: Remove duplicate description of lookup_global_symbol

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Andrew Burgess Dec. 14, 2019, 11:22 p.m.
In this commit:

  commit 086baaf1346f07acfb6708e8c6cb79274241488b
  Date:   Tue Oct 15 16:18:26 2019 +0100

      gdb/python: Introduce gdb.lookup_static_symbols

A duplicate description of gdb.lookup_global_symbol was accidentally
added.  This commit corrects this mistake and removes the duplicate.

gdb/doc/ChangeLog:

	* python.texi (Symbols In Python): Remove duplicate description of
	gdb.lookup_global_symbol.

Change-Id: I4457b42cf05bde39e5c0ff39f168af919cad1255
---
 gdb/doc/ChangeLog   |  5 +++++
 gdb/doc/python.texi | 14 --------------
 2 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 14 deletions(-)

-- 
2.14.5

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Andrew Burgess Dec. 14, 2019, 11:32 p.m. | #1
* Andrew Burgess <andrew.burgess@embecosm.com> [2019-12-14 23:22:29 +0000]:

> In this commit:

> 

>   commit 086baaf1346f07acfb6708e8c6cb79274241488b

>   Date:   Tue Oct 15 16:18:26 2019 +0100

> 

>       gdb/python: Introduce gdb.lookup_static_symbols

> 

> A duplicate description of gdb.lookup_global_symbol was accidentally

> added.  This commit corrects this mistake and removes the duplicate.

> 

> gdb/doc/ChangeLog:

> 

> 	* python.texi (Symbols In Python): Remove duplicate description of

> 	gdb.lookup_global_symbol.


I merged this commit into gdb-9-branch too as it seems like an obvious
improvement.

Thanks,
Andrew



> 

> Change-Id: I4457b42cf05bde39e5c0ff39f168af919cad1255

> ---

>  gdb/doc/ChangeLog   |  5 +++++

>  gdb/doc/python.texi | 14 --------------

>  2 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 14 deletions(-)

> 

> diff --git a/gdb/doc/python.texi b/gdb/doc/python.texi

> index f807fb248ae..5d762aa612a 100644

> --- a/gdb/doc/python.texi

> +++ b/gdb/doc/python.texi

> @@ -4883,20 +4883,6 @@

>  information.

>  @end defun

>  

> -@findex gdb.lookup_global_symbol

> -@defun gdb.lookup_global_symbol (name @r{[}, domain@r{]})

> -This function searches for a global symbol by name.

> -The search scope can be restricted to by the domain argument.

> -

> -@var{name} is the name of the symbol.  It must be a string.

> -The optional @var{domain} argument restricts the search to the domain type.

> -The @var{domain} argument must be a domain constant defined in the @code{gdb}

> -module and described later in this chapter.

> -

> -The result is a @code{gdb.Symbol} object or @code{None} if the symbol

> -is not found.

> -@end defun

> -

>  @findex gdb.lookup_static_symbols

>  @defun gdb.lookup_static_symbols (name @r{[}, domain@r{]})

>  Similar to @code{gdb.lookup_static_symbol}, this function searches for

> -- 

> 2.14.5

>

Patch

diff --git a/gdb/doc/python.texi b/gdb/doc/python.texi
index f807fb248ae..5d762aa612a 100644
--- a/gdb/doc/python.texi
+++ b/gdb/doc/python.texi
@@ -4883,20 +4883,6 @@ 
 information.
 @end defun
 
-@findex gdb.lookup_global_symbol
-@defun gdb.lookup_global_symbol (name @r{[}, domain@r{]})
-This function searches for a global symbol by name.
-The search scope can be restricted to by the domain argument.
-
-@var{name} is the name of the symbol.  It must be a string.
-The optional @var{domain} argument restricts the search to the domain type.
-The @var{domain} argument must be a domain constant defined in the @code{gdb}
-module and described later in this chapter.
-
-The result is a @code{gdb.Symbol} object or @code{None} if the symbol
-is not found.
-@end defun
-
 @findex gdb.lookup_static_symbols
 @defun gdb.lookup_static_symbols (name @r{[}, domain@r{]})
 Similar to @code{gdb.lookup_static_symbol}, this function searches for