[LLVMdev] Apple Xcode, LLVM, and automatic (or permanent) breakpoints

Jeffrey Walton noloader at gmail.com
Wed Nov 14 23:37:32 PST 2012

On Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 2:34 AM, Eli Friedman <eli.friedman at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 11:18 PM, Jeffrey Walton <noloader at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> Please forgive me if this is the wrong group. I did not see a
>> llvm-user group (). The User Guide also lacked a topic
>> (http://llvm.org/docs/userguides.html#userguides).
>> I am an Xcode user. I want to set a breakpoint on malloc_error_break
>> all the time (it makes no sense to re-run after setting the breakpoint
>> on occasion). I want the breakpoint whenever the debugger starts, and
>> for all projects (even projects that have not been created).
>> Under GDB, I could probably do this via '.gdbinit.' It does not appear
>> LLVM has the same as a search turned up no results (please correct me
>> here).
>> How can one set a permanent breakpoint on malloc_error_break under LLVM?
> Take a look at http://lldb.llvm.org/ for LLDB documentation.  If you
> have further questions, this isn't really the best place to ask; the
> Xcode section of http://devforums.apple.com/ is generally best for
> Xcode questions; you can also try the lldb-dev mailing list for
> questions about lldb.
Thanks Eli. Since you did not answer, can I assume there is no easy
way to do this (as a dev, I would expect folks like you to know).


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