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RE: GDB Ctrl-C Interrupt Fails WORKAROUND
- From: "Dave Korn" <dave dot korn at artimi dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Thu, 15 Jun 2006 20:07:46 +0100
- Subject: RE: GDB Ctrl-C Interrupt Fails WORKAROUND
On 15 June 2006 18:39, Kyle McKay wrote:
> On 15 Jun 2006 11:04:56 -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>> Lacking the ability to interrupt a running program severely limits
>>> gdb's usefulness. Fortunately there's a workaround available.
>> Yep. Use a console window.
> Maybe I haven't been clear. THIS DOES NOT WORK.
> Compile the below hellowin.c program with the m$ visual C compiler.
> Start it up using gdb. Run it, press CTRL-C, NOTHING HAPPENS.
OTOH, Ctrl-Break 'works', but is not intercepted by GDB, which just reports
"Program exited normally".
Can't think of a witty .sigline today....
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