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[wingide-users] debug through com

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Sat, 10 Apr 2004 22:53:15 -0400 (EDT)


Try setting kEmbedded = 1 inside your copy of  This tells
Wing's debugger to treat apparent exit of the debug process differently
so you shouldn't have the problems of the debug session ending when
you don't want it to.

If that doesn't help, let us know.  It may also be you're running into 
problems with multiple threads, which the debugger currently doesn't

Stephan Deibel

Wing IDE for Python
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On Sat, 10 Apr 2004, Raul Cota wrote:

> Hi,
> I have python code which runs as a COM object through vb. I have been trying
> to debug it with no success. Any hints on how to make it happen??
> This is what I have tried:
> 1) added import wingdbstub at the top of my python module.
> This loads the project and if I add a break point after this line, I can
> step through the code but once I get out of the call the debug process ends.
> 2) added import wingdbstub inside one of the python methods of the COM
> object.
> This loads the project and if I add a break pont after this line I can step
> through the code and if I keep on doing a Step Over until the very end (very
> annoying), the debug process remains alive even after leaving the method
> call allowing me to make another COM call from within the vb application and
> still be able to debug.  The debugging process ends as soon as I click once
> on the "Continue" button.
> 3) I tried to make up my own _XXXhook (I was just guessing and was not
> convinced that I actually needed it) but then after several tries I found
> out that things were running from C:\Program Files\Wing
> IDE\bin\2.2.0\src\debug\server instead of C:\Program Files\Wing
> IDE\src\debug\server wich made me give up as I realized that I have no clue
> on what is going on.
> Any hints here? I searched through the mailing list archives and did not
> find anything related.
> Help would be truly appreciated.
> Raul

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