[Last Call] Learn about multicloud storage options and how to improve your company's cloud strategy. Register Now

x
?
Solved

What Debuggers Are Available for PowerPC?

Posted on 1997-05-28
3
Medium Priority
?
298 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-26
What assembly-level dbuggers Are Available for PowerPC?  Is TMON officially dead and gone with the PowerPC?  I am aware of MacsBugs, but are there and other.  And, no I am not interested in Jasik stuff.
0
Comment
Question by:staggart
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
drz earned 200 total points
ID: 1291488
CodeWarrior (at least version 10 and up) comes with a very nice
debugger that works on both 68k and PPC. There's a GUI one where
you can easily switch between C/C++ (and I think Pascal) source code, and the matching assembly. Also there's one that takes over the whole screen and does only assembly, which has a straight-to-the-metal feel to it. (Gotta love it when you see 32 general-purpose registers. No more crappy 8 like on the Pentium. :-))
0
 

Author Comment

by:staggart
ID: 1291489
Still didn't hear the answer to my question:  Is TMON dead for power-PC?  Also, are you implying that the MWC debugger can be used independently of MWC apps like Macsbug and TMON (i.e., it sits in background and can be invoked via the debugger switch?)?
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:drz
ID: 1291490
I'm afraid I don't know much about TMon. I only code Macs for work, and they just gave me the Codewarrior IDE. I like it a lot. Yes, both these debuggers sit in the background. There's a SysBreak() function you can call to drop into the debugger. I assume it's what's "standard." If you want I can check what it compiles to tomorrow.

0

Featured Post

Survive A High-Traffic Event with Percona

Your application or website rely on your database to deliver information about products and services to your customers. You can’t afford to have your database lose performance, lose availability or become unresponsive – even for just a few minutes.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Introduction: Displaying information on the statusbar.   Continuing from the third article about sudoku.   Open the project in visual studio. Status bar – let’s display the timestamp there.  We need to get the timestamp from the document s…
Introduction: Ownerdraw of the grid button.  A singleton class implentation and usage. Continuing from the fifth article about sudoku.   Open the project in visual studio. Go to the class view – CGridButton should be visible as a class.  R…
This video will show you how to get GIT to work in Eclipse.   It will walk you through how to install the EGit plugin in eclipse and how to checkout an existing repository.
We’ve all felt that sense of false security before—locking down external access to a database or component and feeling like we’ve done all we need to do to secure company data. But that feeling is fleeting. Attacks these days can happen in many w…

656 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question