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Re: troubles with gdb

On Thu, Oct 21, 2004 at 11:25:28AM +0200, olivier.delouya@takasic.fr wrote:
> I am having troubles with gdb /arm-linux:
> each program step  displays the following message
> "[tcsetpgrp failed in terminal_inferior: Inapropriate ioctl call for 
> device]"
> a strace shows that it results from an ioctl(0, 0x5410, [51]) = -1, ENOTTY
> (the fact that strace is not capable of displaying the symbolic ioctl call 
> may
> be an additional indication..
> What could it be?
> the console wrongly initialized?
> a ioctl requested by gdb not implemented by the device driver ?
> what ever?
> thanks to help me

My first guess from the error would be that something curses/ncurses
related isn't working because of a wrong terminal type or just a crappy
terminal in general.  Or the program doesn't even have a TTY at all to
talk to.

Len Sorensen

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