Mahesh Pujari <pujarimahesh_kumar <at>> writes:

> Hello,
>  I am trying to compile git with debug symbols and failed to do so
(basically I am a noob), can some one direct
> me to links or mailing list (have searched but couldn't find) or doc's so
that I can debug git using gdb.
> thanks,
> mpujari


I tried to put a break point at help.c:396 and it was successful . I think
that the problem is either your symbols are not loaded.
Nevertheless I will walk you through the steps.

$ git clone
$ make
$ gdb ./git
$(gdb)> gdb break help.c:396
Breakpoint 1 at 0x80f8b40: file help.c, line 396.

Tanay Abhra.

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