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Re: Using STL containers with GDB
On Wed, Apr 23, 2008 at 09:35:09AM +1200, Nick Roberts wrote:
> > So, yesterday, I decided myself to look at the code of GDB. After a
> > quick look, I wrote this patch. I know that it's not very clean, and
> > that it makes many assumptions about STL containers, and that it cannot
> > be considered as a long term feature for GDB, but, believe me, it's very
> > very usefull !
> > Now, I can look at the content of list, vector, set, map, multiset,
> > multimap and string simply with the classic "print" command of GDB.
> The Python branch appears to work for executables compiled with Gcc only. I'm
> curious to know if this approach will work for executables built using other
Vincent's implementation has the layout of the GNU STL implementation
hardcoded into it - so even less portable than the Python
implementation, which uses the field names.