Default tool view

Niko Sams niko.sams at
Wed Jul 6 16:20:53 BST 2011

On Wed, Jul 6, 2011 at 17:13, Milian Wolff <mail at> wrote:
> Leon Pollak, 06.07.2011:
>> On Tuesday 05 July 2011 20:25:21 Milian Wolff wrote:
>> > On Tuesday 05 July 2011 14:36:37 Leon Pollak wrote:
>> > > The 3.5.5 version had an option how to start the debugger with "Debug"
>> > > or "GDB" tool view active.
>> > > Does the new 4.x version has something similar - was not able to find.
>> > > If no - are there any chances to have it?
>> >
>> > In KDev 4 you should always be in the "debug" area (see top right tabs)
>> > when debugging. Since toolviews are area-dependent you can setup this
>> > area to your likings and should solve your issue?
>> Thanks, Milian.
>> Yes, I am in the "debug area", but when I enter it, pressing F9, the bottom
>> tool automatically opened is the "debug" tool. As I am mostly doing remote
>> debugging, that is why the "debug" tool seems to be of no use for me.
>> Contrary, the "gdb" tool is the mostly used one, as all of the
>> communication with the remote target appears in it.
>> So, the question is - if it is possible to "return" (from 3.5.5) the option
>> to choose between "debug" and "gdb" to be opened by default (per project).
> Ah, now I get it. Please put this into a wishrequest on
or: send a patch that adds this functionality.


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