[wingide-users] ThreadingDave Aitel dave at immunitysec.com
Thu, 12 Feb 2004 15:52:56 -0500
Wing IDE Support wrote: >On Thu, 12 Feb 2004, Stephan Deibel wrote: > > >>On Thu, 12 Feb 2004, Dave Aitel wrote: >> >> >>>One thing I'd really like in WingIDE is the ability to handle threading >>>the way Ollydbg can. Most of my Python programs are heavily >>>multi-threaded, and I'd like the debugger to be able to switch between >>>them and do all the magic. Being able to say "Only breakpoint if in >>>thread X" is a bonus. >>> >>> >>We are working towards this in our code but it won't happen for a while. >>One problem (although not a lot of effort to fix) is that Python currently >>doesn't properly instrument new threads with debug machinery. David >>Ascher posted a PEP draft somewhere about this once but I don't see it >>listed on http://python.org/peps. We'll eventually implement this support >>in Python if no-one beats us to it. >> >> > >Correction: I'm told the necessary hooks are in Python 2.3. However, we >do still have work to do on the IDE to support debugging threaded apps. > >Stephan Deibel > Awesome. My goal was to make sure you knew this was a requested feature from your userbase. My main app (CANVAS) just went entirely multi-threaded...:> -dave
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