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SubjectRe: 2.2.8_ikd1.bz2

On Thu, 13 May 1999, Andrea Arcangeli wrote:

> I think the reason there isn't a debugger in Linus's tree is that passing
> the time playing with a debugger may lead to fix the symptom and not the
> real bug. I think we should always try to fix bugs by looking C code.

100% agree on this. A debugger should be the last resort, especially if you
are making changes to code written by someone else.


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