GDB problem with Xilinx GIT Linux on Virtex5FX PPC440

Grant Likely grant.likely at
Sat Apr 4 07:35:56 EST 2009

I unfortunately don't have an answer for you, but I have had problems
in the past with GDB on virtex ppc405.  I don't know if it is related.
 I'll try to dig up my old notes, but no promises.


On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 11:36 AM, Frederic LEGER
<frederic.leger at> wrote:
> Hi,
> At the moment I can't set any breakpoint under gdb or gdbserver on ML510 and
> AVNETV5FX30T, if I set one => die "continuing...".
> Everything else is OK for a while on both boards: cross-compiling, dhcp,
> netperf, custom apps, .... but not debugging !
> If you have a working gdb (and/or gdbserver) on PPC440 Linux , could you
> please anwer this message with the following piece of information:
> Board
> kernel revision
> kernel snapshot (day/number) used from Xilinx GIT
> defconfig used
> toolchain (ELDK/buildroot...)
> toolchain version
> location of the rootfs (ramdisk, SysACE partition, flash Uboot partition)
> Type of the rootfs
> Thank you very much in advance.
> Best regards,
> Frederic
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Grant Likely, B.Sc., P.Eng.
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