on command line,what code do i use to bring up the debugger

Asked by robert on 2007-05-14

after compiling I tried to use "ddd filename" in order to bring up the debugger, but it did not work. What code should I use

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Istvan Szekeres (szekeres) said : #1

Hello,

What do you mean by "it did not work"? If ddd was not found, you need to install the "ddd" package first. It can be found in the "universe" repository.

robert (robxx) said : #2

cannot find a link to take me to the universe repository

Best Markus Thielmann (thielmann) said : #3

1) Start "System->Administration->Synaptic Package Manager
2) Select "Settings->Repositories"
3) Select "Community-maintained Open Source Software (universe)", close window
4) Press "Reload" icon
5) Select "Search" icon
6) Enter "ddd"
7) Right click on the search result for "ddd", select "Mark for Installation"
8) Press "Apply" icon

robert (robxx) said : #4

Thanks Markus Thielmann, that solved my question.