PyCon 2011: Using Python to debug C and C++ code (using gdb)

Dave Malcolm Got a difficult C/C++ program to debug? The power of Python is now available from within the GNU debugger. I'll show how you can use simple fragments of Python to quickly track down fiddly bugs in C/C++ code. We'll also see how to use Python to extend gdb with new commands and new ways of visualizing the internal state of a program.

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