problem in kaffe jit code debugging using gdb
archie at whistle.com
Fri Oct 1 13:26:21 PDT 1999
Veeral Shah writes:
> I am trying to debug the Kaffe jit code on sparc machine using gdb .But
> the gdb cribs that the executable(Kaffe)format is not recognised.The
> executable doesnt crib while running alone.
> I have given -g option (though $CFLAGS takes care of that option )as
> well as enabled the DDEBUG option in the makefiles but still i am not
> able to make out where lies the problem.I am sure that I am missing
> something in setting the proper options..
> I would be really thankful if someone guides me on where could lie the
This doesn't answer your question, but FYI there is an easier way
to do debugging with kaffe (recent CVS)..
1. Configure kaffe "--enable-debug"
2. Compile and install
3. Set environment variable "KAFFE_DEBUG" to "gdb"
Then you will automatically run gdb with the proper arguments, etc.
See also developers/gdbinit.
Archie Cobbs * Whistle Communications, Inc. * http://www.whistle.com
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