gdb-apple Error

Eric Gallager egall at
Fri Nov 22 07:12:41 PST 2013

Two things:
1. If they are just warnings and not errors, they can safely be ignored.
2. Are you sure the warning is coming from apple-gdb and not from the
inferior program being debugged?

On Fri, Nov 22, 2013 at 9:56 AM, James Furness <pcxjf1 at>wrote:

> Hi,
> I have just installed gdb-apple using macports in the hope that it might
> help with some Fortran debugging blues (details here if anyone would like
> to try and help:
> So as an experiment I thought I would try to use gdb-apple instead of the
> ‘vanilla’ gdb (again downloaded from macports). However when I try to run
> gdb-apple from the terminal, it will run fine without a program to debug,
> however when I give it a program it returns a massive list of missing
> library errors referring to a non-existent directory.
> The errors are all like:
> warning: Could not find object file
> "/Users/fx/devel/gcc/ibin-462-x86_64/x86_64-apple-darwin11/libquadmath/strtod/.libs/tens_in_limb.o"
> - no debug information available for
> "../../../gcc-4.6.2-RC-20111019/libquadmath/strtod/tens_in_limb.c”.
> I guess I am missing ‘libquadmath’ though it seems this should come with
> gcc.
> Any help is greatly appreciated,
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