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RE: [cdt-dev] Context based breakpoint annotation

> -----Original Message-----
> From: cdt-dev-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx 
> [mailto:cdt-dev-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Daniel Friederich
> Sent: July-27-09 6:15 PM
> To: CDT General developers list.
> Subject: [cdt-dev] Context based breakpoint annotation
> Hi,
> In our debugger, I would like to make breakpoint decorations context 
> sensitive.
> For example, the user sets a breakpoint on strcmp(). Such a 
> breakpoint 
> could be installed for any number of debug launches; but not 
> necessarily 
> for all of them.
> I would like for the UI to convey to the user, through breakpoint 
> decorators, whether a breakpoint has been installed for the currently 
> selected debug context.
> Currently, if the breakpoint is installed for any of the 
> launches, it is 
> decorated with a check mark, without any more information 
> which launch 
> it applies to - and this decorator exists regardless of the currently 
> selected debug context.
> Before I go further down this path, I seek comments on whether the 
> existing design would easily support this without a substantial 
> rearchitecture.
> That does not seem to be the case from my review of the code 
> thus far. 
> But I would appreciate any input.

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