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Re: RFA: add to_string argument to gdb.execute
>>>>> "Doug" == Doug Evans <email@example.com> writes:
Doug> This feels like a with-output-to-string kind-of-problem.
Doug> i.e. the wrapping of collecting the output to a string belongs at a
Doug> higher level.
It seems reasonable to me to have both.
I've never wanted more than a single command's worth of output fwiw.
Doug> That way one can wrap anything and have all the gdb output collected
Doug> without having to modify all the individual gdb.execute calls inside.
Doug> Dunno if it's as easy to implement though.
It is not extremely hard with the Python 'with' statement.
I think it will be a lot more code though, on the order of a new
I don't plan to work on that. If you are against this patch, please say
so, and I will drop it.