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I am confused by these two Q&As.

My original search started with a (English) search of these terms: eclipse java debug move instruction pointer

Top two Q&As from the Stack:

  1. Moving the instruction pointer while debugging Java in Eclipse
  2. Step back in Eclipse debugger

Some might consider these duplicates; others not. Regardless, what bothers me is that the selected answer on #1 is misleading. No, it is not possible to move to a specific line, but the second answer explains it is possible to reset to the first executable line in a method.

Please advise.

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closed as off-topic by Martijn Pieters, ɥʇǝS, CRABOLO, nicael, Azik Oct 11 '14 at 5:01

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That answer is over 3 years old. It's probably just outdated. – animuson Feb 25 '13 at 2:48
Edit the offending questions? Vote them down? Comment on them? AFAIU, this place is all about collecting correct answers. – vonbrand Feb 25 '13 at 3:22