On Thu, Jul 15, 2010 at 10:15 PM, Robert Dober <robert.dober / gmail.com> wro=
te:
> On Thu, Jul 15, 2010 at 10:05 PM, Ralph Shnelvar <ralphs / dos32.com> wrote=
:
>> Thursday, July 15, 2010, 1:47:08 PM, you wrote:
>>
>> RS> In Rails I can use the
>> RS> =A0 debugger
>> RS> statement to trigger the debugger.
>>
>> RS> How can I do that in rdebug? =A0Is there a way other than setting br=
eakpoints manually when the program starts?
>>
>> I found
>> =A0http://bashdb.sourceforge.net/ruby-debug.html#SEC18
>> and then placed
>>
>> =A0require 'rubygems'
>> =A0require 'ruby-debug
>>
>> into the source ...
>>
>> but I still can't get the debugger to trigger. =A0 I get the following m=
essages ...
>>
>>
>> f:\UltraDedup>ruby -r debug UltraDedup.rb
>> Debug.rb
>> Emacs support available.
>>
>> UltraDedup.rb:3:require 'fox16'
>> (rdb:1) c
>> F:/InstantRails-2.0-win/ruby/lib/ruby/1.8/rational.rb:78: `undefined met=
hod `gcd' for Rational(1, 2):Rational' (NoMethodError)
>> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0from F:/InstantRails-2.0-win/ruby/lib/ruby/1.8/yaml.rb:39=
6:in `require'
>> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0from F:/InstantRails-2.0-win/ruby/lib/ruby/1.8/yaml.rb:39=
6
>> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0from UltraDedup.rb:4:in `require'
>> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0from UltraDedup.rb:4
>> F:/InstantRails-2.0-win/ruby/lib/ruby/1.8/rational.rb:78: =A0 =A0gcd =3D=
 num.gcd(den)
>> (rdb:1) c
>> F:/InstantRails-2.0-win/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/ruby-debug-0.9.3/cli=
/ruby-debug/processor.rb:17: warning: method redefined; discarding old inte=
rface=3D
>> F:/InstantRails-2.0-win/ruby/lib/ruby/1.8/debug.rb:945 DEBUGGER__.contex=
t.trace_func event, file, line, id, binding, klass
>> (rdb:1)
>>
>>
>>
>> Any thoughts on how to trigger the debugger?
> Exactly as you did, then you hit c for continue and that was what the
> debugger did
> try help to see how to step, trace, set breakpoints and some more
> HTH
> R.
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> The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
> -- Alan Kay
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The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
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