Section: GNU Development Tools (5)
gdbinit - GDB initialization scripts
These files contain GDB
commands to automatically execute during
startup. The lines of contents are canned sequences of commands,
manual in node "Sequences"
--- shell command "info -f gdb -n Sequences"
Please read more in
the GDB manual in node "Startup"
--- shell command "info -f gdb -n Startup".
System-wide initialization file. It is executed unless user specified
GDB option "-nx" or "-n".
See more in
the GDB manual in node "System-wide configuration"
--- shell command "info -f gdb -n 'System-wide configuration'".
User initialization file. It is executed unless user specified
GDB options "-nx", "-n" or "-nh".
Initialization file for current directory. It may need to be enabled with
GDB security command "set auto-load local-gdbinit".
See more in
the GDB manual in node "Init File in the Current Directory"
--- shell command "info -f gdb -n 'Init File in the Current Directory'".
(1), "info -f gdb -n Startup"
The full documentation for GDB is maintained as a Texinfo manual.
If the "info" and "gdb" programs and GDB's Texinfo
documentation are properly installed at your site, the command
should give you access to the complete manual.
Using GDB: A Guide to the GNU Source-Level Debugger,
Richard M. Stallman and Roland H. Pesch, July 1991.
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