[gst-devel] Debugging GStreamer

Chris Ross chris at tebibyte.org
Wed Nov 29 14:26:40 CET 2006

Hi Edward,

On Wed, 29 Nov 2006, Edward Hervey wrote:
>   could you give us a backtrace ?

Sadly not, that is why I was asking how to get gst-inspect itself to be a
lot more vocal about what it's doing.

# gdb gst-inspect 
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This GDB was configured as "arm-3d-linux"...Using host libthread_db 
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(gdb) run
Starting program: /usr/bin/gst-inspect

Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
0x403483e4 in ?? ()
(gdb) bt
#0  0x403483e4 in ?? ()
(gdb) quit
The program is running.  Exit anyway? (y or n) y

Chris R.

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