Deleting watchpoints when the inferior exits

Jeffrey A Law law@cygnus.com
Sun Aug 8 22:33:00 GMT 1999


  In message <199908090507.WAA23809@cygint.cygnus.com>you write:
  > Shouldn't GDB print some message when it deletes local-scope
  > watchpoints after the inferior exits?  Someone might want rerun the
  > debuggee again and will be surprised to find that all those
  > watchpoints silently went away.
  > 
  > As far as I could see, this particular gotcha isn't even documented in
  > the manual.
IMHO, this belongs in the user manual, not as a warning in the debugger itself.

jeff





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