gdbserver sparc solaris

Pedro Alves
Fri Feb 8 12:51:00 GMT 2019

On 02/08/2019 01:40 AM, Brian Vandenberg wrote:
> I'm trying to build a version of gdb that can run on x86 Linux for
> debugging binaries running on a sparc solaris host.
> What I have right now is an x86 linux hosted gdb that allows me to debug
> core dumps from a process running on a sparc solaris host.
> When I try to build gdbserver for that platform it says that host type
> isn't supported.
> Is it possible to get gdbserver to work on sparc solaris?  

Not without someone porting gdbserver to solaris.

> Is there an alternative to gdbserver?  

Might exist, but I don't know of one myself.

> I know about the stubs, but that's aimed at embedded devices.  


> In my situation there's typically 40-50 processes
> running that I may want to attach to at any time.

Pedro Alves

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