Sun Studio 12: Debugging a Program With dbx

delete Command

The delete command deletes breakpoints and other events. It has identical syntax and identical functionality in native mode and Java mode.


delete [-h] handler_id ...

Remove trace commands, when commands, or stop commands of given handler_id(s). To remove hidden handlers, you must give the -hoption.

delete [-h] O | all | -all

Remove all trace commands, when commands, and stopcommands excluding permanent and hidden handlers. Specifying -hremoves hidden handlers as well.

delete -temp

Remove all temporary handlers.

delete $firedhandlers

Delete all the handlers that caused the latest stoppage.


handler_id is the identifier of a handler.