libstdc++ pretty-printers vs. inspecting objects

Avi Kivity avi@cloudius-systems.com
Mon Jul 27 10:03:00 GMT 2015



On 07/27/2015 12:44 PM, Jonathan Wakely wrote:
> On 27 July 2015 at 09:54, Avi Kivity wrote:
>> I realize this is a lot of work, but as it is, debugging modern C++ programs
>> is quite a headache with g++/gdb.  gdb won't even load binaries compiled
>> with -O0,
> Why not?

It segfaults on symbols it cannot demangle:

$ gdb build/debug/apps/httpd/httpd
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Reading symbols from build/debug/apps/httpd/httpd...Segmentation fault 
(core dumped)

https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=17455







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