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Mark Dalrymple

Automating Breakpoint Actions

Mark Dalrymple | Feb 19, 2018

How do I automate breakpoints in XCode?

While we all love Caveman Debugging, professional developers know their tools inside and out. In this screencast, debugging expert Mark Dalrymple will build on his previous screencast and show you how to add breakpoint actions, such as logging and playing sounds, setting ignore counts, sharing breakpoints, and more in XCode.

In this screencast...

In this screencast, we'll learn some advanced debugging techniques in Xcode.

After this screencast, you'll be able to…

- Add breakpoint actions such as logging and playing sounds
- Setting ignore counts and sharing breakpoints
- Much more


Basic knowledge or experience building iOS applications is recommended.

Additional Resources:

Debugging Tools - Apple Developer
Xcode Breakpoint Wizardry for Debugging
The Big Nerd Ranch Guide: iOS Programming - pg. 152