Emacs gud not working on new installation

William M. (Mike) Miller william.m.miller@gmail.com
Wed Mar 4 18:16:00 GMT 2020

On Wed, Mar 4, 2020 at 9:58 AM Ken Brown <kbrown@cornell.edu> wrote:

> On 3/4/2020 9:44 AM, William M. (Mike) Miller wrote:
> > I installed Cygwin on a new computer last weekend. On my previous
> computer,
> > I used gud with gdb in emacs (M-x gdb) for debugging. However, on the new
> > computer it is not working. I suspect that gdb is producing output that
> is
> > not formatted correctly for gud to parse.


> I don't know whether this is an emacs problem or a Cygwin problem.  Here
> are two things you can try:
> 1. Roll back the cygwin package to 3.0.7 to see if that fixes the
> problem.  If so, the problem is likely related to the pty changes in
> cygwin-3.1.x.

This worked. Thanks for the tip!

William M. (Mike) Miller | Edison Design Group

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