Debugging Python Scripts inside other processes

A. Klingenstein me at privacy.net
Sat Mar 12 19:59:00 CET 2005


Robin Becker wrote:
> A. Klingenstein wrote:
> 
>> I embedded Python in a Windows C++ program. Now I want to debug my 
>> embedded scripts which of course won't run in any IDE process. 
>> Commercial IDEs like WingIDE can attach to external processes by 
>> importing a module in the scripts. Is there a debugger capable of this 
>> which is Free or Open Source?
>>
>> What I need are the following things:
>> - runs in Windows
>> - single stepping
>> - variable watches
>> - breakpoints
>>
>> Just the typical debugger stuff.
>>
>> Alex
> 
> I used hapdebugger for such a purpose some time ago, but I believe it 
> needs a special startup python.exe.

I looked at it, but couldn't get it to work. A special python.exe won't 
work for me since I only link against python24.dll, nothing else

Alex



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