meaning of tags in output

Markus Teich markus.teich@stusta.mhn.de
Tue Apr 23 18:53:00 GMT 2013


Thanks for the extensive reply.

> Markus> Since i am only working with C-Code right now, i tried to filter, which
> Markus> tags are relevant for C and which are not.
>
> If you are parsing the CLI output, you should know that MI is designed
> for this.  Parsing the CLI output is always going to be fragile.

Actually i am using the MI with libgdbmi, which unfortunately is not 
actively developed anymore.
I also use varobjects and -var-evaluate-expression, but they still 
contain some tags in the output.

> Markus> <address of value unknown>
> Markus> ???seems to be for errorhandling in gdb???
>
> I see the code, but I don't know how this could happen.

If it is unreachable, it probably should be removed.

--Markus



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