user friendly symbol name

Andreas Schwab
Fri Aug 9 10:22:00 GMT 2013

Shang Yu <> writes:

> How to display a user friendly symbol name in gdb ? For example , I
> want gdb display the following symbol name _ZNSt14basic_iostreamIwSt
> in its C++ equivalent format.

(gdb) help maintenance demangle                                                 
Demangle a C++/ObjC mangled name.                                               
Call internal GDB demangler routine to demangle a C++ link name                 
and prints the result.


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