Does LDC support debugging on Windows with GDB?

Bruno Medeiros brunodomedeiros+dng at
Wed Mar 5 08:57:45 PST 2014

On 05/03/2014 16:41, Bruno Medeiros wrote:
> I've installed LDC 0.12.1 with the
> i686-w64-mingw32-gcc-dw2-4.8.0-win32_rubenvb.7z MingW installation.
> I've tried compiled a simple program with -g and -gc options, but when I
> start GDB, I get:
> Reading symbols from D:\devel\Scratchpad.D\DeeTest\myapp.exe...(no
> debugging symbols found)...done.
> (gdb) DW_FORM_strp pointing outside of .debug_str section [in module
> D:\devel\Scratchpad.D\DeeTest\myapp-c.exe]
> Is LDC outputting debug information in DWARF format or MSVC's? Or is GDB
> not even supported and I have to use LLDB?

Just found a previous thread regarding the same issue:
Any update on this?

Bruno Medeiros

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