Re: [hatari-devel] Debugger GUI enquiry

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Am Thu, 7 May 2020 10:33:48 +0100
schrieb Steven Tattersall <steven.tattersall@xxxxxxxxx>:

> Thanks Eero, thanks Nicolas.
> It seems like there's some debate about whether using remote process
> debugging is want you want. I did have to jump through some hoops to
> get single-step working, and I didn't yet do full breakpoint/stop
> detection. Obviously exposing remote debug is very powerful if the
> interface is right, and it means I could develop the tooling without
> tinkering with the core Hatari codebase too much. On the other side,
> that might be over-engineering it, when something simpler might do
> the job.

Not sure whether it's really feasible, but just an idea: Implement a
GDB-compatible stub. That's e.g. also what QEMU is doing (so you might
be able to get some inspiration there), and that way, also other
debuggers that know about m68k can be used.


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