[Geany-Users] DebuggingSharedLibrary

Lex Trotman elextr at xxxxx
Tue Jun 19 00:02:32 UTC 2018

On Tue, 19 Jun 2018 at 08:04, Geoff Kaniuk <geoff at kaniuk.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have been debugging C++ code with gdb in Geany via the Geany Terminal
> Tab. I am now trying the Debugger Plugin and can debug stand alone
> applications with a static library.
> I am now trying an application with a shared library and am having
> problems setting environment variables (the GUI is misbehaving).
> Invoking gdb from the command line, I am used to including command line
> options to specify the location of source directories, and the
> documentation in  http://geanydbg.sourceforge.net/walkthrough.htm does
> not mention this.

The gdb command thats invoked (gdb -i=mi) is fixed so you can't use
any options, maybe GDB allows those to be set some other way.  Maybe
it can be done in your init file

> I appreciate that this is all a bit vague, but I thought that perhaps
> these issues have already been discussed in the archives.
> If so, it would help if I could be given a hint as to where to start.
> http:://news.gmane.org/gmane.editors.geany.general yields page not
> found. Otherwise I can supply details and screenshots if need be.
> My system is Debian 9, Mate 1.16.2, AMD 64 bit
> geany 1.29, geany-plugin-debugger 1.29
> Many thanks for any help,
> --
> Geoff
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