idle- setting breakpoints
Karthik.Ganesan at p98.f112.n480.z2.fidonet.org
Wed Jun 30 19:32:03 CEST 1999
From: Karthik Ganesan <k_ganesan at yahoo.com>
To set a breakpoint under idle:
-have a "Python Shell" (the one which opens up when you fire up idle) open
-Select Debug->Debugger, a window should pop open having the GUI for the
Now you can set breakpoint in your code.
If you dont have this debug window open, you get a bell from the function
PyShellEditorWindow.set_breakpoint_here(self, event=none) as the attribute
self.flist.pyshell.interp.debugger is <None>.
It seems that the function PyShell.toggle_debugger() (called when you select
menu option) gives this attribute a valid value.
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