Commit r1066661: "Make it possible to run kdevelop in gdb again"

David Nolden zwabel at
Mon Dec 28 17:22:26 UTC 2009

Am Montag 28 Dezember 2009 17:55:24 schrieb Andreas Pakulat:
> On 28.12.09 12:20:10, David Nolden wrote:
> > I think that commit is not good. That way, when you start KDevelop
> > without an argument and a session, two instances of KDevelop wills stay
> > running, one of which wastes at least 100 MB of memory (a duchain
> > repository is always loaded)
> >
> > Why is this even required? You can just start KDevelop and then attach to
> > it ("gdb --pid `pidof kdevelop`").
> You can't debug startup code that way.
> > To debug the application startup, we can add a "--nofork" option.
> Then one would need to set the session as envvar right? Thats not an
> option either.

No, it just wouldn't use a session-specific duchain directory in that case.

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