gdb 7.11.1-2 started within emacs fails

Corinna Vinschen
Wed Oct 19 17:03:00 GMT 2016

On Oct 19 12:46, Rockefeller, Harry wrote:
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: [mailto:cygwin->] On Behalf Of William M. (Mike) Miller
> >Sent: Wednesday, October 19, 2016 10:30 AM
> >To:
> >Subject: Re: gdb 7.11.1-2 started within emacs fails
> [snip]
> >>>I can confirm that this happens also with gdb-7.11.1-1 but not
> >>>gdb-7.10.1-1.  (I tested on x86_64, since gdb-7.10.1-1 is broken on x86.)
> >>>It also fails with M-x gdb instead of M-x gud-gdb, but with a different error message:
> >>>Failed to resume program execution (ContinueDebugEvent failed, error
> >>>87) Ken
> >>
> >> I tried using 'ddd' instead of emacs and gdb aborts with the same readline ... message above.
> >Any progress on the above issue? I recently updated my gdb and am running into the same problem.
> >William M. (Mike) Miller | Edison Design Group
> No progress I am aware of.  I switched over to 64-bit Cygwin which uses gdb-7.10.1-1 to avoid this problem.
> This "request" may be related to the problem: I would like to see the autogenerated gdb line:
> "---Type <return> to continue, or q <return> to quit---" to go away.
> gdb pauses posting this line unnecessarily.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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