Updated: gdb-20041228-3 (also includes GUI "insight" debugger)

Christopher Faylor cgf-no-personal-reply-please@nowhere.com
Sun Mar 27 02:35:00 GMT 2005


I've made a new version of the gdb debugger available for installation.
This version is a refresh from the CVS repository on sources.redhat.com.
The package also contains the "insight" graphical debugger.

This version fixes two problems:

1) You can now restart a program within gdb without getting invalid handle
errors.

2) gdb will now silently ignore SEGVs from "IsBadWritePtr" or
"IsBadReadPtr".

Unlike most cygwin packages, my preference is that bug reports for the
insight debugger, and the tcl/tck packages that insight relies on,
should go to the insight mailing list at sourceware.org (the host of the
cygwin list and cygwin web site).  If you do send a problem relating to
those packages to the cygwin mailing list, expect to be redirected
there.

Remember that to start the insight debugger, you type "insight".  Typing
"gdb" just brings up the command line debugger.

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