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Conditional breakpoints not working

Mauro_LeggieriMauro_Leggieri Member Posts: 107

I'm having problems using conditional breakpoints targetting a process or thread. They break always.

Once saw the single step exception exception handling may modify the behavior.

Any hint before I start modifying the code to circumvent this?



  • Scott_Noone_(OSR)Scott_Noone_(OSR) Administrator Posts: 3,376
    These have pretty much always worked for me. Sometimes I've had problems
    setting one on a REALLY busy code path (e.g. a registery change notification
    handler). I suspect that this has to do with the breakpoint evaluation
    happening on the host and not the target, so you're constantly
    breaking/resuming the target machine.



  • Mauro_LeggieriMauro_Leggieri Member Posts: 107
    Hi Scott, don't remember well but once I hear from one guy of WinDbg team in Twitter, they had problems on some OSes because changes.

    Might be a good idea to switch to the new WinDbg, right?
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