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Oracle® Developer Studio 12.5: Debugging a Program with dbx

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Updated: June 2016

Extensions to ksh-88

    dbx adds the following features as extensions:

  • $[ p– > flags ] language expression

  • typeset -q enables special quoting for user-defined functions

  • C shell-like history and alias arguments

  • set +o path disables path searching

  • 0xabcd C syntax for octal and hexadecimal numbers

  • bind to change Emacs-mode bindings

  • set -o hashall

  • set -o ignore suspend

  • print -e and read -e (opposite of -r, raw)

  • Built-in dbx commands