About this book
This book describes how to use the debugger to debug Linux applications, bare-metal, Real-Time Operating System (RTOS), Linux, and Android platforms.
Using this book
This book is organized into the following chapters:
- Chapter 1 Getting started with DS-5™ Debugger
Gives an introduction to some of the debugger concepts and explains how to launch the debugger.
- Chapter 2 Configuring and connecting to a target
Describes how to configure and connect to a debug target using ARM DS-5 Debugger in the Eclipse Integrated Development Environment (IDE).
- Chapter 3 Working with the target configuration editor
Describes how to use the editor when developing a project for an ARM target.
- Chapter 4 Controlling execution
Describes how to stop the target execution when certain events occur, and when certain conditions are met.
- Chapter 5 Examining the target
Describes how to examining registers, variables, memory, and the call stack.
- Chapter 6 Debugging embedded systems
Gives an introduction to debugging embedded systems.
- Chapter 7 Controlling runtime messages
Describes semihosting and how to control runtime messages.
- Chapter 8 Debugging with scripts
Describes how to use scripts containing debugger commands to enable you to automate debugging operations.
- Chapter 9 Working with the Snapshot Viewer
Describes how to use the Snapshot Viewer.
- Chapter 10 DS-5 Debug perspectives and views
Describes the DS-5 Debug perspective and related views in the Eclipse Integrated Development Environment (IDE).
- Chapter 11 Troubleshooting
Describes how to diagnose problems when debugging applications using DS-5 Debugger.
The ARM Glossary is a list of terms used in ARM documentation, together with definitions for those terms. The ARM Glossary does not contain terms that are industry standard unless the ARM meaning differs from the generally accepted meaning.
See the ARM Glossary for more information.
- Introduces special terminology, denotes cross-references, and citations.
- Highlights interface elements, such as menu names. Denotes signal names. Also used for terms in descriptive lists, where appropriate.
- Denotes text that you can enter at the keyboard, such as commands, file and program names, and source code.
- Denotes a permitted abbreviation for a command or option. You can enter the underlined text instead of the full command or option name.
- Denotes arguments to monospace text where the argument is to be replaced by a specific value.
- Denotes language keywords when used outside example code.
- Encloses replaceable terms for assembler syntax where they appear in code or code fragments. For example:
MRC p15, 0 <Rd>, <CRn>, <CRm>, <Opcode_2>
- SMALL CAPITALS
- Used in body text for a few terms that have specific technical meanings, that are defined in the ARM glossary. For example, IMPLEMENTATION DEFINED, IMPLEMENTATION SPECIFIC, UNKNOWN, and UNPREDICTABLE.
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