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bug #34882: dbx debugger mouseover "Run" command causes 100% CPU usage

Submitted by:  Dave Mason <masey>
Submitted on:  Wed 23 Nov 2011 12:06:41 AM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  None
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Wed 23 Nov 2011 12:06:41 AM UTC, original submission:  

Confirmed with dbx version 7.7 on Solaris 10 u8.

In DDD Preferences->General->Automatic Display of Button Hints turn off "as Popup Tips" and "in the Status Line" checkboxes.

This is a bug in gdbTip function parsing the output of dbx command "commands" looking for " run" as a command name. " run" now appears in the command descriptions and parser goes into an infinite loop. Presumably this wasn't the case with earlier versions of dbx.

Fix Attached (diff for 3.3.12)

Dave Mason <masey>


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file #24430:  dbxruncmdspin.diff added by masey (395B - application/octet-stream - Make sure parser always continues forward when searching for command description.)


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