[Qt-creator] Remote debugging with GDB-multiarch not sending command line arguments

Eike Ziller Eike.Ziller at qt.io
Thu Jul 2 08:56:08 CEST 2020

> On Jul 1, 2020, at 22:55, Pablo Rogina <pablojr at gmail.com> wrote:
> checking the debugger log output I can see qtcreator is setting this:
> -exec-arguments -platform xcb
> but it looks like the proper way is to do this:
> set args -platform xcb
> how could I change what qtcreator sends to remote debugger?
> are those variables/commands hard-coded?
> if so, what component source code should I look into?


But the gdb engine used GDB/MI mode (http://sourceware.org/gdb/onlinedocs/gdb/GDB_002fMI.html) where -exec-arguments is correct (see "GDB/MI Program Context” section).

Br, Eike

> Thanks. Pablo
> On Mon, Jun 29, 2020 at 6:46 AM Pablo Rogina <pablojr at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> everything starts Ok but the command line arguments from the run
>>>> configuration aren't used
>>> How do you know that?
>> Because I can see the application Output pane and the command line
>> arguments don't show up, see my previous post please
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