Using this book

This book is organized into the following chapters:

Chapter 1 Using the Essentials Guide

Read this chapter for an introduction to using this book. It describes how this book is organized, where to find specific features, and how to use the tutorial and the rest of the documentation suite.

Appendix E About Previous Releases

Read this chapter for a history of RealView Debugger releases, including a summary of new functionality in RealView Debugger v1.8.

Chapter 2 About RealView Debugger

Read this chapter for an introduction to RealView Debugger. This chapter describes the underlying debugger concepts and explains terminology used in the rest of this book.

Chapter 4 RealView Debugger Desktop

Read this chapter for a detailed description of the contents of the RealView Debugger desktop.

Chapter 5 Getting Started with RealView Debugger

This chapter explains how to begin using RealView Debugger for the first time. This describes how to start RealView Debugger, make a connection, load an image ready to start debugging, and how to perform some basic debugging tasks.

Chapter 6 Getting Started with RealView Debugger Projects

This chapter gives an overview of RealView Debugger projects, provides guidance on creating them, and shows how to set up the basic compilation settings for a project.

Chapter 7 Getting Started with the RealView Debugger Command Line Interface

This chapter describes how to begin using the RealView Debugger command-line interface (CLI).

Appendixes and Glossary
Appendix A Configuration Files Reference

Read this appendix for details of the files created when you install RealView Debugger v1.8. It describes where files are stored and what information each file contains.

Appendix B Moving from AXD to RealView Debugger

This appendix is aimed at developers moving from AXD to RealView Debugger. Read this appendix for pointers on how to carry out specific tasks in RealView Debugger to make this transition, for converting scripts, and for a comparison of the AXD commands with equivalent RealView Debugger commands.

Appendix C Moving from armsd to RealView Debugger

This appendix is aimed at developers moving from armsd to RealView Debugger. Read this chapter for details on how to convert scripts and for a comparison of the armsd commands with equivalent RealView Debugger commands.

Appendix D Mapping of Menu Options to Toolbar Buttons

This appendix shows the mapping of main menu options to the equivalent toolbar buttons.

Glossary

An alphabetically arranged glossary defines the special terms used in this book.

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