Burlen Loring
Wed Jul 30 12:54:00 GMT 2008

Daniel Jacobowitz wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 03:05:50PM -0400, Burlen Loring wrote:
>> Hi,
>> gdb seems to be having issues when I try to look inside stl vectors. I  
>> see this message
>> Program received signal SIGTRAP, Trace/breakpoint trap.
>> Then I end up inside operator[] code. Then the debugger becomes useless  
>> every next results in a SIGTRAP. I think this is new, but it could be  
>> that I am using vectors more lately but either way it's annoying. is this 
>> a known issue? is there a work around?
> This was a bug in the IA-32 kernel for several releases.  See if an
> upgrade is available?  I can't find the exact versions that were
> affected.

tycho:~$uname -a
Linux tycho 2.6.24-19-generic #1 SMP Fri Jul 11 23:41:49 UTC 2008 i686 

There are probably newer kernels out there, hopefully they don't suffer 
from the same issue.


Burlen Loring
Kitware, Inc.
R&D Engineer
28 Corporate Drive
Clifton Park, NY 12065-8662
Phone: 518-371-3971 x137

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