following execve()

Justin Ferguson
Tue Jul 1 22:16:00 GMT 2008


gdb 6.7.1 on x86_64 linux, it works fine so long as I dont try to
break anywhere in the new process. The hang is something to do with
signals as a sigsegv should be getting delivered thats not, I'm not
incredibly concerned about that, but I'd sure like to be able to break
in the new process.

On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 5:42 AM, Daniel Jacobowitz <> wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 01, 2008 at 04:40:54AM +0000, Justin Ferguson wrote:
>> Hi,
>> What is the suggested method for following an execve() in an
>> application?
> On what platform, with what version of GDB?
> It should happen automatically with current versions of GDB on
> GNU/Linux.  I believe HP/UX also.
> --
> Daniel Jacobowitz
> CodeSourcery

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