Using gdb as a trace agent

Jim Blandy
Mon May 17 15:36:00 GMT 2004

Alexandre Courbot <> writes:
> Hello everyone,
> In my quest to get datas out of a program as non-intrusively as
> possible (I'm trying to get graphes out of the memory manager of an
> embedded operating system), I'm having a close and interested look at
> gdb tracepoints. It looks like a great solution, but unfortunately:
> - It only works on remote targets, dixit the manual,

How are you communicating with the target?

> - Anyway, no remote target supports them.

I remember Michael talking about getting the stub tracing code
released to the public, but I don't remember what came of that.

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