gdbserver ppc8xx

Goddeeris Frederic Frederic.Goddeeris at
Fri Mar 1 21:07:53 EST 2002

Did you try using strace? This can give you info about why gdbserver quits.

I also had a problem with gdbserver and this is the way I solved it...


-----Original Message-----
From: Owen Green
To: Christian Pellegrin
Cc: linuxppc-embedded at
Sent: 2/28/02 2:50 PM
Subject: Re: gdbserver ppc8xx

--- Christian Pellegrin <chri at>
> On Wed, 27 Feb 2002, Owen Green wrote:
> > edition but I got something like:
> > #gdbserver :7777 /bin/test
> > Process /bin/test created; pid = 48
> > getprotobyname:Sucess.
> > Exiting
> > #
> just copy /etc/protocols from whatever distro you
> like. Bye!

This did not work, I got the getprotobyname: Sucess,
what means my /etc/protocols have the entry for tcp.
Thanks anyway.

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