[ECOS] Axiom CMD561 - BDM debugger recommendations please

Scott Dattalo scott@dattalo.com
Wed Jan 15 13:52:00 GMT 2003

On 15 Jan 2003, Bob Koninckx wrote:

> On Wed, 2003-01-15 at 09:57, Ian Gilmour wrote:
> > Ok. I'm going to bite the bullet and get a BDM debugger to help me out here
> > - I'll definitely need it when I come to bringing up an in-house board in
> > the future anyway.
> > 
> > So - any recommendations (target MPC561)?
> > 
> > Anyone had any experience with the Abatron BDI1000/2000?
> > 
> > Any others I should consider?
> If your development platform is linux, _don't_ go for the macraigor
> wiggler. I made this mistake and ended debugging using two PC's, one
> running linux and gdb and another which runs NT and connects to the
> target via the wiggler. Needless to say that this involved writing a
> _lot_ of "gateway" software (which I can not release, sorry) on the NT
> box before it worked.


Have you (or anyone else) tried the LibRemote package with Linux? See the 
bottom of this page:


I haven't, but I'd be interested to hear from others. It sounds as though
if the LibRemote package can make your Wiggler appear (to gdb) as though
if it's a attached to an ethernet cable.


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