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does logging off remove contents of gdb.txt

This is in reference to an earlier question I asked here. What was not clear from that question is what does logging off do when you run that command. Is it just a 'state' of gdb or does it actually ...
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How to enable TUI for gdb on Debian 9?

When debugging it is often helpful to loot at assembly, but on Debian 9 when I try layout asm I get: Undefined command: "layout". Try "help". According to some internet research it seems like I ...
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where does gdb put the log file?

This starts partially from why doesn't gdb like aliases Now I put the following arguments - gdb firefox-esr (gdb) set logging file my-firefox-esr-1802018.log (gdb) set pagination 0 (gdb) show ...
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How to quit an application running in gdb gracefully when the application isn't reponding.

This is somewhat related to gdb set overwrite logging on should overwrite gdb.txt correct? . Let's say I'm running a session of some application. For example purposes, let me take the example of ...
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gdb set overwrite logging on should overwrite gdb.txt correct?

I was looking at Logging Output and had been trying this particular command - set logging overwrite on AFAI understood it, that command is supposed to overwrite the contents of gdb.txt but it does ...
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what does `handle SIG33 pass nostop noprint` does when used in gdb

In gdb, the usual instructions for debugging given are - gdb $package set logging on set pagination 0 handle SIG33 pass nostop noprint run and of course than collecting backtraces and all. Of ...