GDB needs a --cmdline option

Tom Tromey tromey@cygnus.com
Thu May 11 08:00:00 GMT 2000


>>>>> "Fernando" == Fernando Nasser <fnasser@cygnus.com> writes:

Fernando> But gdb will still read the .gdbinit file and, if you put a
Fernando> "b _exit" in there gdb will fire up as you want.

Fernando> Is that acceptable?

It seems like it wouldn't be too much work to add a `--interactive'
option which will do all the setup but also ensure that you get a
command prompt.  Having an invisible mode is definitely nice.  But
sometimes pre-editing .gdbinit is a PITA.

Tom


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