[Looking for the PPC gdb debug stubs]

Quality Quorum qqi at world.std.com
Tue Feb 8 02:08:22 EST 2000

On 6 Feb 2000, William A.Gatliff wrote:

> Jon:
> > In your 9/99 article in Embedded Systems Programming, you hint
> > about the Power PC gdb debug stubs being in progress.  Can you
> > provide with any details like:
> >
> > - Is the effort complete?
> Actually, the "port" was my sending a copy of the SH-2 stub to someone who was
> working on PPC.  They promised to port it and return, but I never heard back
> from them.
> > - If so, where can I find the PPC gdb debug stubs?

You can try the thing I put togehter at

Among other things it provides an application bridge between
wiggler (BDM debugger from macraigor) and gdb remote protocol.
> You can now find the complete SH-2 stub at www.sourceforge.net.  Do a search
> for "gdbstubs".
> It's a complete rewrite from the ESP days, designed for more portability.
> If you're familiar with the PPC, then you could always do the port yourself.
> eCos has a stub as well, and it shouldn't be too hard to meld it into my
> sources.  I don't have any PPC hardware, though, so I'm understandably wary of
> trying to offer much help with the hardware-specific stuff.  If I had the
> hardware, though...
> b.g.



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