set breakpoint in another module/file

Stef Mientki stef.mientki at
Tue Sep 22 23:23:49 CEST 2009

Daniel wrote:
> Is there a way with pdb to set a breakpoint in another module directly
> using a command similar to set_trace() ? For example, I'd like to do
> something like this in my source code:
> import pdb
> pdb.setbreak(42, "/path/to/", "name == 'hitchhiker'")
I think winpdb ( nothing todo with windows-OS ) can do that and much more.


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