help with loading core files

Michael Snyder
Thu Jul 22 17:29:00 GMT 2010

None that I'm aware of, at least on Linux.

Mathew Yeates wrote:
> bummer. Is there any way to do this? I assumed that the core file
> contained enough information to resume processing.
>>> Shouldn't I be able to continue my program from here? Instead, I get
>>> "Program terminated with signal 5, Trace/breakpoint trap"
>>> And I can't continue because I get
>>> "The program is not being run."
>> No, you can't resume running from a corefile.
>>>  x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
>>> On Thu, Jul 22, 2010 at 10:07 AM, Michael Snyder <>
>>> wrote:
>>>> Mathew Yeates wrote:
>>>>> Hi
>>>>> I posted something about this earlier and I now have time to try and
>>>>> figure this out.
>>>>> When I run gdb myexe mycore
>>>>> I get
>>>>> Program terminated with signal 5, Trace/breakpoint trap.
>>>>> This is gdb-
>>>>> Any ideas for me to try? I'm no gdb guru but maybe I can generate info
>>>>> usable  to someone.
>>>>> Mathew
>>>> What signal do you believe your corefile should be reporting?
>>>> What host and operating system are you running on?

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