windows binary builds with gdb-python enabled?

duane at duane at
Thu Jun 18 20:26:01 UTC 2015

It seems the prebuilt windows releases of GDB do not enable Python.

Are there plans to release a python-enabled-gdb in the windows builds?

If not, what are the roadblocks to this?



$ ./aarch64-linux-gnu-gdb.exe
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(gdb) python
>Scripting in the "Python" language is not supported in this copy of GDB.
(gdb) quit

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