Does not match minimal symbol

Michael Snyder
Thu Dec 4 00:33:00 GMT 2003

Philip Mötteli wrote:
> Hello
> I'm sorry to contact you like this, but nobody seems to be able to help 
> me. I have a very annoying problem and by searching the net, you were 
> the only one, who has any connection to it. So you are my last hope:
> When I try to set a breakpoint in my application, containing several 
> frameworks, the debugger tels me the following:
> (gdb) break setDelegate:
> warning: debugging symbol "-[ClassA scheduleNext]" does not match 
> minimal symbol ("-[ClassB setDelegate:]"); ignoring
> Wherever I set a breakpoint in ClassB, GDB hits the breakpoint 
> correctly, but shows me always the same line in ClassA (including all 
> those local symbols), which renders debugging almost impossible.
> Can't you give me a hint, where I should look for the problem, please?

Oy!  This is Objective C, isn't it?  ;-)
I haven't worked with Objective C for at least 5 years.
I think Adam Fedor might be your man.

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