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Pass arguments to rqt plugin in gdb

asked 2016-01-18 12:57:35 -0500

Mosa gravatar image

How I can pass arguments to a rqt plugin within gdb

% gdb python
(gdb) run $YOUR_RQT_GUI_HOMEDIR$/bin/rqt_gui
 :          (usual gdb usage)

With the code above I can start the rqt_plugin, but without arguments

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answered 2016-01-20 03:34:05 -0500

mgruhler gravatar image

This is offtopic.

But anyways: you can pass commandline arguments (this is what your question is about, right?) to an executable in gdb using the --args option. I.e. gdb --args executablename arg1 arg2 arg3.

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No, this is not possible. For debugging a rqt_plugin I have to start "gdb python" than I am in GDB modus. For starting the rqt_plugin I have to run the plugin like this: run $YOUR_RQT_GUI_HOMEDIR$/bin/rqt_gui I can't start in this mode gdb --args exeName arg1 arg2 arg3

Mosa gravatar image Mosa  ( 2016-01-20 07:36:13 -0500 )edit

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