Supported on windows
Supported on linux
Supported on embedded
Supported on android

info source command

Dislays information about the current source file


info source


If you want to see the list of all source files rather than information about the current source file, use the info sources command.


Below is a sample output of the info source command:

(gdb) start
Temporary breakpoint 1 at 0x80486b6: file test.cpp, line 5.
Starting program: /home/bazis/test

Temporary breakpoint 1, main (argc=1, argv=0xbffff064) at test.cpp:5
5 std::cout << "Hello!" << std::endl;
(gdb) info source
Current source file is test.cpp
Compilation directory is /home/bazis
Located in /home/bazis/test.cpp
Contains 7 lines.
Source language is c++.
Compiled with DWARF 2 debugging format.
Does not include preprocessor macro info.

Compatibility with VisualGDB

You can execute the info source command under VisualGDB using the GDB Session window in Visual Studio.

See also