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Date: 2009-06-09 (13:37)
From: Matthieu Dubuget <matthieu.dubuget@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Is it possible to debug (multithreaded) lablgtk2 apps?
Dmitry Bely a écrit :
> On Tue, Jun 9, 2009 at 11:17 AM, Matthieu
> Dubuget<> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I'm trying to use camldebug. But I'm afraid I'm accumulating difficulties:
>> - under mingw
>> - lablgtk2 + multithreaded app
> Ocaml Win32/MSVC+camldebug+OcaIDE - works for me (single-threaded
> lablgtk2 application, but I don't think multiple threads are the real
> problem).

After some more tests, I managed to have some break points working (only
with the simple test program, though).

But once GtkThread.main () is run, I lose control on OCD.

>> With a very simple app, the programs run and works once started from
>> camldebug (from emacs), but my breakpoints are ignored.
> Can you try to set a breakpoint  directly from camldebug? I am afraid
> emacs could introduce some line ending inconsistency and so
> incorrectly calculate the place.
>> With the more complex app I wanted to work on, the IHM is never shown.
>> I think that I will revert to the good old Printf method.
> It's up to you but first I would try to find out why it does not work.

No more time, I'm afraid ;-)

Thanks for your help