Subject: Re: /usr/bin/gdb and ddd
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/14/2003 22:20:12
In article <>,
John R. Shannon <> wrote:

>Correction: gdb does not attach. That is, when I invoke "ddd hello" (for 
>example), and issue the run command to gdb, I just get "info breakpoint" back 
>from gdb.
>> If I run ddd specifying gdb from pkgsrc, it works correctly.
>> If I run /usr/bin/gdb from the command line, it work correctly.
>> Suggestions?

Could be libedit that is screwing it up. There is a Makefile variable
to make it use readline. If this is the case, please let me know.