in reply to Rambling about debuggers

Have you tried Devel:ptkdb, because I wonder how they compare? Is the VS ide debugger superior in someway? I have to ask you, because I hardly ever run Windows, and sure wouldn't pay for an Windows IDE. :-)

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Re^2: Rambling about debuggers
by zek152 (Pilgrim) on Jul 26, 2011 at 20:39 UTC

    As I have never tried Devel:ptkdb I can't comment as to a comparision. I will note that I did not pay for a windows IDE because I am using the Express edition of Visual Studio.

    But I was mostly commenting on how not using an integrated debugger (when I use Perl and C) leads me to write code differently. I'm not trying to start a debugger war (however anteaters might be the best debuggers ever).