Simple suggestion to get basic core-file alike functionality for bare-metal targets

Tom Tromey tromey@redhat.com
Wed Jun 6 18:19:00 GMT 2012


>>>>> "Fredrik" == Fredrik Hederstierna <fredrik.hederstierna@securitas-direct.com> writes:

Fredrik> Note though, that the dump files needs to be generated by
Fredrik> debugged code itself, if running without connection to
Fredrik> GDB. This to examine eg. crashes off-line later.  The point is
Fredrik> to get some kind of standard format and to ease the restoring
Fredrik> of registers etc.

Fredrik> I can consider to look into adding the dump-register command
Fredrik> and put some own time into this, if the community think its a
Fredrik> good idea?

I didn't see a reply to this.

If you're going to go this far, and also add support for this to some
OS, why not just implement "real" core files?

Tom



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