gdbserver ?

Kevin Buettner kev at
Sat Nov 6 15:22:47 EST 1999

On Nov 5, 10:10pm, Dan Malek wrote:

> > has anybody ever tried to build gdbserver for a PPC target?
> I placed a tar image of just the gdbserver sub-directory on
> It is in the embedded directory.  The binary is built for an R4 system.
> The code is from a 4.17 version of gdb.  I believe all of the changes
> are in low-linux.c.
> It works with the latest kernels, and I also built an out-of-the-box
> version of Cygnus Insight on a LinuxPPC 1999 host that worked fine with
> it.
> I hope someone that knows more about this than I can make these changes
> look prettier and ensure it finds its way into a standard release.


Send me your patches and I'll see what I can do.  If you don't have
a copyright assignment on file with the FSF, you'll need to fill one
out before I can incorporate your changes though.  (Yes, I know it's
a hassle.)



Kevin Buettner
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