Thread Specific Breakpoints in Remote Targets

Josh Watt jpewdev@gmail.com
Wed Aug 31 18:30:00 GMT 2011


>> It sounds like you are making breakpoints on the target thread-specific
>> based on the current thread.  But I thought we didn't (yet) have a way
>> to inform the target that a given breakpoint was thread-specific (but I
>> don't know this area extremely well -- if I'm wrong I'd like to know
>> about it).
>
> You're right, we don't.
>
>> I think it would be preferable to
>> implement real target support for thread-specific breakpoints.
>
> Very much.

Is there a particular reason why the select thread packet (Hg) cannot
also control which thread a breakpoint is targeted for?

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~JPEW



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