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Old 03-28-2018, 02:09 PM   #1
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gdb frontend recommendations


What gdb frontends do you like?

I became aware of cgdb via an Icculus talk, and I like it. What others?
 
Old 03-28-2018, 03:59 PM   #2
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Gnuemacs has one. I've used it and the benefit from it seems similar to cgdb in it shows the source file. Plus there are menus you can pull down to do other debugging activities if you happen to no recall the way to type the command in.
 
Old 03-28-2018, 04:26 PM   #3
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I used to use ddd. However I’ve now switched to visual studio code, works on multiple OSs and on multiple languages
 
Old 03-28-2018, 08:18 PM   #4
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There's nemiver a standalone gui frontend, havn't used it in a while, but it seems ok its gtk3
 
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Old 03-28-2018, 10:41 PM   #5
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I second ddd, a great piece of software if your not looking for a shiny interface. It's found many a bug
 
  


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