[ECOS] Turn off gdb console?

bgat@open-widgets.com bgat@open-widgets.com
Wed Jan 31 13:19:00 GMT 2001


That's EXACTLY what I was looking for, for now.  Thanks!


On Wed, Jan 31, 2001 at 03:07:23AM +0000, Jonathan Larmour wrote:
> bgat@open-widgets.com wrote:
> > 
> > Hi!  Quick question...
> > 
> > I'm trying to run the test applications in the latest eCos CVS
> > repository, like dhrystone, over ethernet using RedBoot on the MBX.
> > As expected, whenever there's a printf() in dhrystone, it shows up on
> > the serial port, formatted as a gdb "console output" message.
> > 
> > This behavior would make sense if I was talking to the MBX target over
> > the serial port, but I'm not.  Furthermore, what I would like to see
> > is raw, streaming output from dhrystone on the serial port; I want to
> > control the application via ethernet, but not have the console tied to
> > gdb's console.
> > 
> > I gave my ecos.ecc file a quick skim, and didn't come across anything
> > that was obviously related to console output formatting.  What's the
> > CYG_xxx that I use?
> Believe it or not, we're just working on a generic solution to this type of
> situation that will allow a loaded application to claim the
> console/debugging virtual vectors
> But for now I believe you should be able to enable the option
> CYGDBG_HAL_DIAG_DISABLE_GDB_PROTOCOL, which should turn off GDB packet
> encoding in the MBX hal diag output (assuming you have not explicitly
> enabled virtual vector diag).
> Jifl
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