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bug#7507: 24.0.50; GDB dialog: default should not be `Yes' if GDB is not
bug#7507: 24.0.50; GDB dialog: default should not be `Yes' if GDB is not installed
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:56:44 +0200
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/25.1.50 (gnu/linux)
"Drew Adams" <address@hidden> writes:
> Why does the question asking whether I want to debug with GDB have `Yes'
> as the default value if I don't even have GDB installed? That obliges
> users to pick up the mouse and click `No' instead of just hitting RET.
> If you try to answer `Yes' you just get into trouble: That provokes a
> Microsoft error, letting you send lots of interesting info to MS for
> `GNU Emacs: The extensible self-documenting text editor'. I.e., `Yes'
> => Microsoft dialog box: `Send Error Report' or `Don't Send'.
When does Emacs ask whether you want to debug something with GDB? I
can't recall it ever asking me that...
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- bug#7507: 24.0.50; GDB dialog: default should not be `Yes' if GDB is not installed,
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