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  • Hi. When from debugger we evaluate some expression the user's context pragma is not applyed. This patch fixes that: https://github.com/KES777/perl/tree/apply_users_context_pragma Need help with one ...
    KESKES
    Mar 28, 2016 at 8:21 am
    Mar 28, 2016 at 1:44 pm
  • Hi. Here I am trying to supply interface to low level perl debugger API http://perldoc.perl.org/perldebguts.html#Debugger-Internals So you may implement your custom debugger like ...
    KESKES
    Mar 26, 2016 at 2:07 pm
    Mar 26, 2016 at 2:07 pm
  • Hi. I have write custom perl debugger and want to trace step-by-step the DB::DB and DB::sub subroutines (debug them). But in normal case this feature is disabled because of its nature. It is ok. Does ...
    Eugen KonkovEugen Konkov
    Mar 25, 2016 at 7:12 am
    Mar 25, 2016 at 5:17 pm
  • Hi In souces of perl5db.pl in setterm sub we require Term::Rendezvous But I do not found it on the CPAN Does it obsolete or I should look for it at different place?
    KESKES
    Jan 12, 2016 at 6:26 am
    Jan 15, 2016 at 10:22 pm
  • Hi. I hope you will not be angre If I send links: http://paste.scsys.co.uk/502493 on the line 67 I expect: FROM: main - ./t3.pl - 11 This example shows that the client code get info about DB package, ...
    KESKES
    Dec 6, 2015 at 7:27 pm
    Dec 6, 2015 at 7:27 pm
  • Hi. This code woks fine: package Devel::KP; our $VERSION = '0.01'; package # hide the package from the PAUSE indexer DB; sub sub { goto &$DB::sub; } use Benchmark qw/ cmpthese /; sub DB { } 1; But if ...
    KESKES
    Dec 6, 2015 at 7:15 pm
    Dec 9, 2015 at 11:22 am
  • http://paste.scsys.co.uk/502483 Also it is strange to see the DB::DB is called twice for t3.pl (Notice the line 82, 85 at the paste) The twice call does not occour if I remove 'caller' from t3.pl:4 ...
    KESKES
    Dec 6, 2015 at 11:24 am
    Dec 6, 2015 at 12:48 pm
  • Here is an interesting module from Peter Vereshagin which might help with debugging forks under the perl debugger, if you use tmux version 1.6+ http://search.cpan.org/dist/Debug-Fork-Tmux -- Ciao ...
    Richard FoleyRichard Foley
    Dec 3, 2012 at 9:34 am
    Dec 4, 2012 at 10:10 am
  • http://perldoc.perl.org/DB.html mentions a "programmatic interface to the Perl debugging API". As far as I can tell it hasn't really changed at all since Perl 5.8 and not much between that and 5.6 ...
    Rocky BernsteinRocky Bernstein
    Sep 13, 2012 at 11:41 pm
    Sep 14, 2012 at 3:00 pm
  • I recently I've written Devel::REPL plugins to call a trepan or perl5db debugger from re.pl via Enbugger. If there are other plugins for this, I'd be interested to compare. ...
    Rocky BernsteinRocky Bernstein
    Jan 8, 2012 at 4:42 am
    Sep 13, 2012 at 11:44 pm
  • A while back on Tue, 31 May 2011 18:20:51 -0700 Conor wrote: Not exactly a high priority bug, but I found that if you set a breakpoint on I just looked at this. I don't think there is a bug here. The ...
    Rocky BernsteinRocky Bernstein
    Dec 19, 2011 at 5:21 am
    Dec 21, 2011 at 8:52 am
  • With the recent release of Devel::Trepan (0.1.4), I am at a juncture of next steps. So I thought I would solicit feedback. The good news from my standpoint is that things are good enough for my ...
    Rocky BernsteinRocky Bernstein
    Dec 18, 2011 at 4:42 pm
    Jan 3, 2012 at 12:53 am
  • I was looking at old debugger list postings on "accelerated stepping". The general problem of how to make stepping feel right is a well trodden topic. So let me describe how the trepanning debuggers ...
    Rocky BernsteinRocky Bernstein
    Dec 3, 2011 at 7:12 pm
    Dec 3, 2011 at 7:12 pm
  • In working on the Trepanning debugger for Perl which in large part is modernizing and modularizing perl5db, I keep running into the limitations of eval. In both Ruby and Python, one can pass ...
    Rocky BernsteinRocky Bernstein
    Nov 21, 2011 at 5:41 am
    Nov 24, 2011 at 6:37 am
  • As Shrek says when he first entered Duloc: ``It's quiet here... Too quiet!'' A little while ago I asked if there was a way get get some sort of object which indicates the exact position from caller. ...
    Rocky BernsteinRocky Bernstein
    Oct 29, 2011 at 6:40 pm
    Oct 29, 2011 at 6:40 pm
  • With much trepidation, recently I started porting my trepanning debugger to Perl. Perl has always had a really good debugger, so said above, I undertook this with some hesitation. As someone who ...
    Rocky BernsteinRocky Bernstein
    Sep 26, 2011 at 4:22 am
    Sep 27, 2011 at 12:48 am
  • Not exactly a high priority bug, but I found that if you set a breakpoint on a line where a 'use' statement exists, the breakpoint will show as set and the debugger won't complain: $ perl -d ...
    ConorConor
    Jun 1, 2011 at 1:20 am
    Jun 4, 2011 at 6:02 am
  • Hi All, I got the scenario where perl debugger with taint mode is failing. I am using below .pm amd .xs file for testing $ cat *Mytest.pm* #!/usr/bin/perl -wT package Mytest; use XSLoader (); BEGIN { ...
    Swamy sangameshSwamy sangamesh
    Aug 3, 2010 at 11:29 am
    Aug 5, 2010 at 11:52 am
  • Hi All, We update the perl from 5.8.8 to 5.10.1 in AIX, when we use perl debug with taint mode using -dT then we are getting following error Insecure dependency in eval while running with -T switch ...
    Swamy sangameshSwamy sangamesh
    Jul 14, 2010 at 3:11 pm
    Jul 14, 2010 at 3:11 pm
  • Hi I have a website update suggestion regarding debugging B modules. http://debugger.perl.org/tools.html <h3 <a href="http://search.cpan.org/dist/B-Debugger/" B::Debugger</h3 Debug B modules and ...
    Reini UrbanReini Urban
    Jan 18, 2010 at 12:16 pm
    Jan 20, 2010 at 5:03 pm
  • Hello all, I am having a little trouble with the action command 'a' under recent perls. For example when i use the following little program with the 'a' (action) command in recent perls (up to ...
    Heiko EißfeldtHeiko Eißfeldt
    Dec 28, 2009 at 4:30 pm
    Dec 28, 2009 at 4:30 pm
  • Hello, I'm curious about the strategies that others use for running more complex applications in the debugger. A content management system for example might require session data and user input in ...
    Andrew BrosnanAndrew Brosnan
    Nov 28, 2009 at 9:05 pm
    Dec 3, 2009 at 8:28 pm
  • Hello, I hope this is the right place to ask this question. I'm writing a program to communicate with perl debugger. The thing I found hard to handle is the Escape chars output from the prompt, for ...
    DasnDasn
    May 6, 2009 at 11:45 pm
    May 7, 2009 at 1:45 pm
  • Hi, Irssi is an IRC client using Perl for scripting. I'm trying to attach a debugger to its embedded Perl. I'm using PERLDB_OPTS="RemotePort=127.0.0.1:5000" to let it connect to a socket. Running and ...
    Wouter CoekaertsWouter Coekaerts
    Jan 20, 2009 at 9:41 pm
    Jan 23, 2009 at 7:14 pm
  • Hi, often during single-stepping I am missing a command like 'n' to step over not only subroutine calls, but also complete map and grep-commands. Example: Instead of main::(perldb_demo.pl:4): my @a = ...
    Heiko EißfeldtHeiko Eißfeldt
    Aug 27, 2008 at 7:33 pm
    Sep 7, 2008 at 12:19 pm
  • I thought I'll try to add debugging capabilities to Padre http://search.cpan.org/dist/Padre so I picked up Pro Perl Debugging http://books.perl.org/book/228 where there is a sample script that ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Aug 1, 2008 at 7:06 am
    Aug 3, 2008 at 12:02 pm
  • Hello, I am the current maintainer of EPIC (http://e-p-i-c.sf.net), searching in despair for a sensible way of reliably breaking in "require"d source files (and some "use"d ones, too). Let me provide ...
    Jan PloskiJan Ploski
    Jun 2, 2007 at 4:46 pm
    Jun 7, 2007 at 8:55 am
  • Perhaps it's a problem with 5.6.1, have you tried a more recent version of Perl, like 5.8.n? -- Richard Foley Ciao - shorter than aufwiedersehen http://www.rfi.net/ ps. Please resend any bounced or ...
    Richard FoleyRichard Foley
    May 4, 2007 at 12:23 pm
    May 4, 2007 at 3:25 pm
  • Ime very new to perl. My new job includes maintaining a number of perl scripts whitch load csv filed into a database. I now find the need to start using the debugger, hopefully I am in the correct ...
    Ben EdwardsBen Edwards
    Apr 24, 2007 at 1:08 pm
    Apr 24, 2007 at 5:38 pm
  • We're upgrading from an old 5.005_03 to v5.6.1. Now when I use -d on via the first line of the program, it starts in debug mode but no lines of the program are visible & they are unlistable. If I do ...
    Nelson R. PardeeNelson R. Pardee
    Apr 3, 2007 at 5:36 pm
    Apr 3, 2007 at 5:36 pm
  • Hi good folk - I've been using the following: perl 5.8.3, debugger perl5db.pl version 1.23, Text::Template version 1.20, and all goes well if I break inside a template in the debugger: In file ...
    Jay RifkinJay Rifkin
    Mar 29, 2007 at 4:40 pm
    Mar 29, 2007 at 4:40 pm
  • Khai, You could try using the debugger threads support (-dt): $ perl -dt threadedprogram.pl Hopefully this helps? application runs as daemon, and sometimes it hangs. How should I go about debugging ...
    Richard FoleyRichard Foley
    Jan 26, 2007 at 9:30 am
    Jan 26, 2007 at 9:30 am
  • I've written a threaded application using perl 5.8.5 with ithreads. The application runs as daemon, and sometimes it hangs. How should I go about debugging this? Thanks Khai Doan
    KhaiKhai
    Jan 23, 2007 at 8:28 pm
    Jan 23, 2007 at 8:28 pm
  • Hi all, I am running VMS perl 5.8.6. I am using persistent perl and am eval'ing a file. The problem is, sometimes I want to eval the file to debug it. To make matters worse, I need to use ptkdb to do ...
    Doug brannDoug brann
    Jan 8, 2007 at 8:24 pm
    Jan 18, 2007 at 4:44 pm
  • I don't see this at all using 5.8.5 on Linux. #!/usr/bin/perl use Config qw(myconfig); print Config- myconfig; 1; Loading DB routines from perl5db.pl version 1.27 Editor support available. Enter h or ...
    Richard FoleyRichard Foley
    Jun 1, 2006 at 6:47 am
    Jun 1, 2006 at 6:47 am
  • When I run the following script from the command line, I get different output than when I run it with the debugger. #!/usr/bin/perl use Config qw(myconfig); print Config- myconfig; 1; Here is the ...
    Shimon BollingerShimon Bollinger
    May 15, 2006 at 11:38 am
    May 15, 2006 at 11:38 am
  • hi, when i execute the debug command y in the debugger i got this result for my context: $warn = ARRAY(0x849fff0) empty array @stack = ( 0 Pod::POM::Node::Pod=HASH(0x84be78c) Use of uninitialized ...
    Michael SeeleMichael Seele
    Dec 1, 2005 at 10:11 am
    Dec 1, 2005 at 10:11 am
  • hi, i want to know in a debugg session which files are already loaded(so i can set a breakpoint) and which files are not loaded yet(so i can set "b load <filename "). is there a chance to got a list ...
    Michael SeeleMichael Seele
    Nov 22, 2005 at 9:05 am
    Nov 22, 2005 at 2:10 pm
  • hi, i write on a (java) gui for the perl debugger and have a problem: when i use the perl debugger i can suspend the execution with CTRL+C. i talk over a socket with the perl debugger process and the ...
    Michael SeeleMichael Seele
    Nov 22, 2005 at 9:00 am
    Dec 7, 2005 at 6:40 am
  • Yet Another YAPC::NA 2005 Conference Reminder --------------------------------------------- YAPC::NA 2005 is Yet Another Perl Conference, North America, this year to be held in downtown Toronto, ...
    Gerard LimGerard Lim
    Apr 10, 2005 at 3:56 pm
    Apr 10, 2005 at 3:56 pm
  • perl version 5.8.0, I am debugging a script that uses a module, and that module elicits a warning like "you only used that filehandle once, you dolt in <filename line <whatever " (I paraphrase, since ...
    DesanyDesany
    Apr 9, 2005 at 1:57 am
    Apr 11, 2005 at 2:48 pm
  • ---------- Yet Another Perl Conference, North America, 2005 Registration now open. Conference dates: Monday - Wednesday 27 - 29 June 2005 Location: 89 Chestnut Street http://89chestnut.com/ ...
    GlimGlim
    Mar 19, 2005 at 8:10 pm
    Mar 19, 2005 at 8:10 pm
  • YAPC::NA 2005 (Yet Another Perl Conference, North America) has just released its call-for-papers; potential and aspiring speakers can submit a presentation proposal via: ...
    GlimGlim
    Feb 23, 2005 at 4:49 am
    Feb 23, 2005 at 4:49 am
  • I think I would contact the webmin people to see if they can help, first. -- Richard Foley --- core dump whitevamp Sat, 27 Nov 2004 16:34:23 -0800 im not sure if this is the right place to list this ...
    Richard FoleyRichard Foley
    Feb 8, 2005 at 10:34 am
    Feb 14, 2005 at 8:02 am
  • Works for me: rfoley@mucinj01:~/att perl -d -Mencoding="iso-8859-2" -e 'print "hello there($$)\n"; print "etc...\n";' Loading DB routines from perl5db.pl version 1.19 Editor support available. Enter ...
    Richard FoleyRichard Foley
    Feb 8, 2005 at 10:31 am
    Feb 8, 2005 at 3:23 pm
  • Hi, when I include encoding pragma in a script and run it with -d switch, the script aborts. I stripped the script to bare use encoding('iso-8859-2'); with same result. Is it supposed not to use this ...
    RHRH
    Jan 31, 2005 at 2:55 pm
    Jan 31, 2005 at 2:55 pm
  • im not sure if this is the right place to list this .. im running webmin or trying to and when i goto start it IE: /usr/local/webmin-conf/config-files-logs/webmin/start i get the following error ...
    WhitevampWhitevamp
    Nov 27, 2004 at 8:08 pm
    Nov 27, 2004 at 8:08 pm
  • I just recently transferred companies, and some things that *used* to work for me in the debugger no longer do. I am now using 5.8.0. 1) my readline key support in the debugger seems to be gone. ie: ...
    Nobody ImparticularNobody Imparticular
    Nov 24, 2004 at 12:48 am
    Nov 24, 2004 at 3:25 pm
  • Thanks - that looks like a much better test. -- Tim
    Tim MeadowcroftTim Meadowcroft
    Nov 1, 2004 at 8:59 am
    Nov 1, 2004 at 8:59 am
  • Hi all, I've searched various FAQ's, perldocs and the archive of the list, but can't find any mention of this, so thought this list might be a good source of advice. What's the best/recommended way ...
    Tim MeadowcroftTim Meadowcroft
    Oct 29, 2004 at 8:31 am
    Oct 31, 2004 at 3:31 pm
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