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Attach debugger to perl.exe process when calling my dll

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I have a regular windows dll written in Visual C++ 8.0  (no com, .NET or anything fancy).  I want to set a breakpoint in the dll code from within Visual Studio IDE to be hit after the dll is called by a perl script.

The best thing I have come up with is to stick an assert(false);  in my dll where I want it to break, and have it throw an unhandled exception, then attach the debugger .  

There must be more elegant way.
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