Commit 6d8e1f02 authored by Eli Zaretskii's avatar Eli Zaretskii

; * etc/DEBUG: Improve wording. (Bug#22984)

parent 12663618
......@@ -73,11 +73,11 @@ prompt, to unconditionally load the GDB init file.
We recommend using the GUI front-end for GDB provided by Emacs. With
it, you can start GDB by typing "M-x gdb RET". This will suggest the
default binary to debug; if you are going to start a new Emacs
process, change it as needed to point to the correct binary.
Alternatively, if you want to attach the debugger to an already
running Emacs process, change the GDB command shown in the minibuffer
to say this:
file name of the default binary to debug; if the suggested default is
not the Emacs binary you want to debug, change the file name as
needed. Alternatively, if you want to attach the debugger to an
already running Emacs process, change the GDB command shown in the
minibuffer to say this:
gdb -i=mi -p PID
......@@ -681,8 +681,9 @@ not exit when it should.
On GNU and Unix systems, you can also trying sending Emacs SIGUSR2,
which, if 'debug-on-event' has its default value, will cause Emacs to
attempt to break it out of its current loop and into the Lisp
debugger. This feature is useful when a C-level debugger is not
conveniently available.
debugger. (See the node "Debugging" in the ELisp manual for the
details about the Lisp debugger.) This feature is useful when a
C-level debugger is not conveniently available.
** If certain operations in Emacs are slower than they used to be, here
is some advice for how to find out why.
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