Do RTEMS has a GDB Server?
Joel Sherrill <joel@OARcorp.com>
joel.sherrill at OARcorp.com
Wed Nov 30 19:29:04 UTC 2005
Fabrício de Novaes Kucinskis wrote:
> Hi all,
> I would like to know more about the GDB Server inside RTEMS. I read about
> the work from people at Canon, but I still have some questions:
The first issue is that it includes modifications to gdb which were
against 5.x and not directly applicable to gdb 6.x. It would have to be
> 1) Do this GDB Server works only for Intel and PowerPC BSPs?
It has m68k support as well.
> 2) How can I enable and use it?
There should be more instructions in the documentation.
> 3) What are the advantages over a regular monitor software ? (this one is to
> convince my bosses ;)
Probably none. :) You might want to consider Till's cexp which provides
a more complete solution including dynamic download capabilities similar
to the VxWorks monitor.
Till or some other cexp user will have to share how they debug using it.
> Thank you and best regards,
> Fabrício de Novaes Kucinskis - DEA / INPE
> Divisão de Eletrônica Aeroespacial
> Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais
Joel Sherrill, Ph.D. Director of Research & Development
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