petsc-3.3-p7 2013-05-11


Sets options associated with the debugger.


#include "petscsys.h"   
PetscErrorCode  PetscSetDebugger(const char debugger[],PetscBool  xterm)
Not Collective

Input Parameters

debugger - name of debugger, which should be in your path, usually "dbx", "gdb", "idb", "xxgdb", "kdgb" or "ddd". Also, HP-UX supports "xdb", and IBM rs6000 supports "xldb".
xterm - flag to indicate debugger window, set to either 1 (to indicate debugger should be started in a new xterm) or 0 (to start debugger in initial window (the option 0 makes no sense when using more than one processor.)

Fortran Note

This routine is not supported in Fortran.

See Also

PetscAttachDebugger(), PetscAttachDebuggerErrorHandler()

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