One liner gdb attach to Acrobat

(acroread &);sleep 2;gdb /opt/Adobe/Reader8/Reader/intellinux/bin/acroread `pidof`

By: rhythmx
2009-04-29 16:23:48

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.
rhythmx · 651 weeks and 4 days ago
This is why you use Gnome Document Viewer :)
kaedenn · 651 weeks and 4 days ago
or my fav - the classic xpdf
scifisamurai · 651 weeks and 4 days ago
word... I'm debugging it precisely because it sucks more than the open versions... Trying to repro the latest security flaws
rhythmx · 650 weeks and 6 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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