How to update an old GDBServer to implement gdb/mi?

Yao Qi
Sat Jun 21 01:11:00 GMT 2014

On 06/21/2014 09:12 AM, Fabricio de Novaes Kucinskis wrote:
> I have a SPARC V7 processor with an old GDB Server implemented for cross-
> debugging. In order to debug my software with a modern front-end such as the 
> Eclipse CDT, I have to update this server to use the MI interface.
> I know reasonably well my old GDB Server implementation, but I have no idea what 
> changes I have to apply in order to support the MI interface.
> So I'd like to ask: from were should I start? Can someone send me usefull tips 
> or links for this task?

GDBserver doesn't support MI but GDB does.  You can configure and build
gdb for sparc target, use this gdb in Eclipse CDT, and connect to your
old GDBserver.

Yao (齐尧)

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