Subject: Re: Problems using ddd
To: None <>
From: David Howland <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/11/2005 16:13:04
David Howland wrote:
> I'm having problems using ddd from pkgsrc-2005Q1.  Its running on 
> NetBSD-2.0.2.  Technically it works, but the program won't display 
> anything on the data pane.  It gives no error messages, it just seems to 
> ignore commands to display data.  Also, strangely, it doesn't show the 
> little stop signs at break points, which makes finding your breakpoints 
> again a pain.  Has anyone else experienced these problems?

It seems that it will work correctly if I install the new version of gdb 
from pkgsrc and start ddd with the command line:
"ddd --debugger /usr/pkg/bin/gdb"

Should gdb from pkgsrc become a requirement for ddd ?