Remote target behind console server

Daniel Jacobowitz
Fri Jun 28 21:29:00 GMT 2002

On Fri, Jun 28, 2002 at 06:45:17PM -0700, KONG, Gangfeng wrote:
> >
> >>
> >> You mean an ``annex[tm]''?  Yes.  You'll likely need to tweak things so
> >> that  the terminal server automatically connects the GDB session through
> >> to the serial port.  There isn't an easy way, from GDB, to send terminal
> >> server commands.
> >
> >You have to configure your terminal server appropriately (either enable
> >'raw' mode on the terminal server or disable 'X' command on the stub/gdb)
> >and this is basically it, people do it all the time.
> >
> >If you are going to do 'load' over this connection big terminal server
> >buffers may screw it up.
> Thanks for your message,
> Basically I need to use 'telnet' to the ip-addr of my terminal server to 
> access
> the serial port of my target box. I may reconfigure the terminal server, but
> how can I let gdb to setup an telnet connection to the terminal server and
> then take this connection as media for its serial access to the stub on
> the target?

Have you tried using 'target remote ip-addr:port' to the terminal
server directly?

Daniel Jacobowitz                           Carnegie Mellon University
MontaVista Software                         Debian GNU/Linux Developer

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