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Debian broke the perl debugger?

by hesco (Deacon)
on Jun 10, 2012 at 19:31 UTC ( #975473=perlquestion: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

hesco has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:

Any clues? I recently and belatedly upgraded my desktop from lenny to squeeze, and suddenly the cli debugger works differently. I do not mind the syntax highlighting, but I can no longer see code after I s(tep) into a method call. How can I restore some of the legacy behavior? I tried changing the bg and fg colors in my konsole, but to no avail, I still can not see the code when I s(tep) into a function or method, I've tried v(iew), l(ist), . and -. Makes the debugger rather useless to me.

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Re: Debian broke the perl debugger?
by Anonymous Monk on Jun 11, 2012 at 01:00 UTC

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