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Re: Output of CLI commands under --interpreter=mi
- From: Jim Ingham <jingham at apple dot com>
- To: Eli Zaretskii <eliz at is dot elta dot co dot il>
- Cc: gdb at sources dot redhat dot com, nick at nick dot uklinux dot net
- Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2002 10:06:52 -0700
- Subject: Re: Output of CLI commands under --interpreter=mi
Yeah, the problem is that ripping the bits apart is not trivial either.
I will see what I can find time to do later in May. I won't get to it
before then at all. If somebody else wants to take a whack at this,
please at least look at what I did as a starting point, and I will be
happy to answer questions.
On Sunday, April 21, 2002, at 11:49 PM, Eli Zaretskii wrote:
> [Please don't remove Nick from the CC list: he's not subscribed to the
> mailing list.]
> On Sun, 21 Apr 2002, Jim Ingham wrote:
>> We did this for Apple's GDB and use with Project Builder in a slightly
>> different way. First we made interpreters switchable (so there is a
>> interpreter" command that you can use within gdb). When you are
>> MI stuff in gdb, this itself is a big bonus! Then I added a command
>> to the
>> mi: "-interpreter-exec", which allows you to run a command as if it
>> were run
>> under another interpreter - for instance "-interpreter-exec console
> That'd be fine, too.
>> I have not yet submitted any of this because this bit is only half of a
>> larger project, which is to include the Tcl interpreter from Insight
>> as a
>> third interpreter in this setup.
> I think the feature of switching the intepreter is important enough and
> stand-alone enough to submit it without waiting for the rest of your
> project. If you need a proof that it will be useful for other project,
> here came Nick and supplied it ;-)
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