Trouble with GDB/MI output

Uri Moszkowicz
Fri Feb 13 21:13:00 GMT 2009

Hi Marc,
Yes I have but it doesn't make a difference - the output still goes to
my terminal and not to the file where GDB output is going.


On Fri, Feb 13, 2009 at 4:05 PM, Marc Khouzam <> wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From:
>> [] On Behalf Of Uri Moszkowicz
>> Sent: Friday, February 13, 2009 4:01 PM
>> To:
>> Subject: Trouble with GDB/MI output
>> Hi guys,
>> I sent an email yesterday but it doesn't appear to have made it to the
>> list so if you are getting it twice I apologize. Anyway, I'm having
>> trouble with GDB/mi and hope that you can help. I'm using the CPAN
>> module Devel::GDB to control GDB through the GDB/mi interface and I
>> can't get the output of my program to end up in a file merged with the
>> GDB output. I can get them to go to separate files or to my screen.
>> The funny thing is the program output seems to go straight to my
>> terminal, making redirection useless. I get this warning:
>> &"warning: GDB: Failed to set controlling terminal: Operation
>> not permitted\n"
>> Any idea what's going on?
> Have you tried the MI command
> -inferior-tty-set /dev/pts/<somenumber>
> this is how I get to choose where my program prints.
> Marc

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