Problem with unsigned char * data

Daniel Jacobowitz drow@false.org
Thu May 20 21:14:00 GMT 2004


On Thu, May 20, 2004 at 08:08:24PM +0200, Emilio Ugo GIUFFRIDA wrote:
> Gentlemen,
> 
> I have a problem with gdb/Insight :-(
> 
> On a board, when a "unsigned char *" pointer is badly initialized to 
> 0xffffffff( that for us is outside the memory ), trying to print the pointer's value in the local variable window or in the watchpoint window makes the GUI crash.
> 
> Using the gdb console, the answer is quite verbose, but correct:

You probably want to send this to the Insight list then.

> Do you know if there is a gdb option disabling this behaviour?

I don't think so.

-- 
Daniel Jacobowitz



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