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Have you found a bug?
If you are not sure whether you have found a bug, here are some
* If the debugger gets a fatal signal, for any input whatever, that
is a GDB bug. Reliable debuggers never crash.
* If GDB produces an error message for valid input, that is a bug.
(Note that if you're cross debugging, the problem may also be
somewhere in the connection to the target.)
* If GDB does not produce an error message for invalid input, that
is a bug. However, you should note that your idea of "invalid
input" might be our idea of "an extension" or "support for
* If you are an experienced user of debugging tools, your suggestions
for improvement of GDB are welcome in any case.
Created Mon Nov 8 17:42:40 2004 on tillpc with info_to_html version 0.9.6.