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One liner gdb attach to Acrobat

Terminal - One liner gdb attach to Acrobat
(acroread &);sleep 2;gdb /opt/Adobe/Reader8/Reader/intellinux/bin/acroread `pidof ld-linux.so.2`
2009-04-29 16:23:48
User: rhythmx
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One liner gdb attach to Acrobat

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What others think

Acrobat is a pain in the ass. The binary can not be run standalone, it enforces a check that it was started via the std shell script.

Comment by rhythmx 382 weeks and 2 days ago

This is why you use Gnome Document Viewer :)

Comment by kaedenn 382 weeks and 2 days ago

or my fav - the classic xpdf

Comment by scifisamurai 382 weeks and 2 days ago

word... I'm debugging it precisely because it sucks more than the open versions... Trying to repro the latest security flaws

Comment by rhythmx 381 weeks and 3 days ago

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