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Re: Source code analyzer/debugger for X



On 27 May 1997, Kevin Hilman wrote:

> What kinds of free utils are available for analyzing and trying
> to figure out source code?  Preferably with a GUI.

First of all, there's a command-line debugger, gdb.  There are also
xxgdb and ddd (and maybe more), which are just X interfaces to gdb
(AFAIK, both xxgdb and ddd are available as Debian packages).  Don't
forget to install lib*-dbg (for simple programs, you'll need only
libc5-dbg or libc6-dbg) and compile with -g switch.  strip(1)ing an
executable or object file removes debugging symbold from it.

I think I gave you too much info,
Vadik.

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Vadim Vygonets * vadik@cs.huji.ac.il * vadik@debian.org * Unix admin
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