[MI] -thread-select using the --thread option

Vladimir Prus vladimir@codesourcery.com
Fri Feb 12 14:57:00 GMT 2010


On Friday 12 February 2010 17:54:44 you wrote:

> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: gdb-owner@sourceware.org 
> > [mailto:gdb-owner@sourceware.org] On Behalf Of Vladimir Prus
> > Sent: Friday, February 12, 2010 5:30 AM
> > To: gdb@sources.redhat.com
> > Subject: Re: [MI] -thread-select using the --thread option
> > 
> > Marc Khouzam wrote:
> > 
> > > Hi,
> > > 
> > > I just realized that DSF-GDB (with GDB 7.0), when forced to 
> > use -thread-select,
> > > is adding the --thread option to it.  So I see
> > > 
> > >   -thread-select --thread 1 1
> > > 
> > > This will happen before using a CLI command ('jump'), for example.
> > > 
> > > I'm assuming I should just turn off the use of the --thread 
> > option for
> > > -thread-select.  I just wanted to check with you experts if it truly
> > > is that simple.
> > 
> > Well, the officially blessed way is to never use -thread-select in
> > the first place ;-) If you are going to use it, then well, omitting
> > --thread seems reasonable.
> 
> Thanks
> 
> Whenever I use an MI command I use --thread instead of -thread-select,
> but when I have to use a CLI command I have to use -thread-select.

Why? I though that:

	-interpreter-exec --thread 1 "cli" "the command"

should work just fine.

- Volodya



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