Right GDB was Re: Almost done

Joel Sherrill <joel@OARcorp.com> joel.sherrill at OARcorp.com
Thu Aug 18 13:31:45 UTC 2005

This begs the question.. what is the "best" gdb for all
around RTEMS work when using gcc 4.0.1?

It really needs to have working simulators for
powerpc (psim), sparc (erc32), and mips (jmr3904)
so we can test RTEMS.


Chris Johns wrote:
> Joel Sherrill <joel at OARcorp.com> wrote:
>> If you are not using somethink like BDM, you should be able to
>> get by with the corresponding no OS target like m68k-elf or
>> powerpc-elf. Most targets are now elf.
> Correct. This is gdb built on RedHat FC4 for the i386:
> $ i386-elf-gdb --version
> GNU gdb 6.0
> Copyright 2003 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
> GDB is free software, covered by the GNU General Public License, and you 
> are
> welcome to change it and/or distribute copies of it under certain 
> conditions.
> Type "show copying" to see the conditions.
> There is absolutely no warranty for GDB.  Type "show warranty" for details.
> This GDB was configured as "--host=i386-pc-linux-gnu --target=i386-elf".
> On the i386 I use a network boot then debug via the serial port.

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