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Tom
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Potentially helpful tool for the C/C++ programmers here
3 years, 10 months ago
Hadn't seen this link for a memory-debugger pop up in the forums so I figured i'd pass it along.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pvkn9Xz-xks

Haven't had a reason to actually use it yet, but it certainly looks impressive.

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Andrew Kabakwu
6 posts
Potentially helpful tool for the C/C++ programmers here
3 years, 10 months ago
Looks very impressive...
23 posts
Potentially helpful tool for the C/C++ programmers here
3 years, 9 months ago
Codeslasher
Looks very impressive...

Indeed. Reminds me of that "rant" Casey had in on of the Q&A or pre stream sessions about how debuggers should help visualize the data of the program etc.
Although at this point in time, I think it would be quite confusing to use when looking at a lot of nested data and accessing different pointers.
Though to be fair, Visual Studio has very similar problems and is a finished product.
Mārtiņš Možeiko
2126 posts / 1 project
Potentially helpful tool for the C/C++ programmers here
3 years, 9 months ago
There is DDD debugger which is frontend for GDB and others: https://www.gnu.org/software/ddd/
Its focus is representing data structures visually in various ways. For example, here's how linked lists look like in DDD: http://www.cs.angelo.edu/~mmotl/2...dd/html/PICS/ddd-print-output.png
23 posts
Potentially helpful tool for the C/C++ programmers here
3 years, 9 months ago
mmozeiko
There is DDD debugger which is frontend for GDB and others: https://www.gnu.org/software/ddd/
Its focus is representing data structures visually in various ways. For example, here's how linked lists look like in DDD: http://www.cs.angelo.edu/~mmotl/2...dd/html/PICS/ddd-print-output.png

Interesting. I don't use GDB at the moment, but might be worth to try out.