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Re: [PATCH, gdb6.8] -break-list doesn't list multiple breakpoints
I can imagine it might be useful to control the breakpoint locations
individually but, in practice I've never needed multiple breakpoints yet.
I need it. Problem is that specific applications loads the same binaries
few times (see SystemC simulators), and multiple breakpoints are very
However, if it's not useful then it's probably unlikely that anyone would
try to do it in a frontend as you suggested earlier:
Yes, but those are not a breakpoints, do it will do a disservice to the
existing frontends. In particular, might find it very interesting
experience to edit condition of one breakpoint, and having conditions on
other breakpoints change. Likewise, changing any properly of location will
I did changes for -break-list because I have situation when I have to
disable one of location, and I have to find such location. Location
behaves in different way as regular breakpoint, so I think it's not good
idea to mix this things. I treat locations rather as breakpoint
properties than regular breakpoints, but it's only my own opinion.