This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the GDB project.
Re: usability: exiting from GDB
> I think that the 'Quit' message is great. But instead of *suggesting*,
> it should ask for confirmation: "Ctrl-C pressed from GDB console. Do you
> want to exit? (y or n)". Then this confirmation could be turned off
> somewhere in the configuration settings.
I must say, as a user, this behavior would sure surprise me. I don't
understand what the problem is with hitting 'q' followed by Enter.
When you think about it, the suggestion above makes it even longer
than it already is.