5.2.2. Quick breakpoints in disassembly-level view

Double-click on the required instruction, on the Dsm tab, to set a breakpoint quickly, shown in Figure 5.4.

Figure 5.4. Setting a breakpoint quickly on an instruction

Setting a breakpoint quickly on an instruction

To set a breakpoint on the destination of a branch instruction:

  1. Locate the required instruction in the Dsm tab.

  2. Right-click to display the context menu, shown in Figure 5.5.

  3. Select Set Instr Break.

    Figure 5.5. Setting a breakpoint quickly on a branch instruction

    Setting a breakpoint quickly on a branch instruction
  4. The Break/Tracepoints pane is updated with the new breakpoint (if visible) and the Output pane shows the breakpoint command:

    bi 0x8064
    

As with the source-level view, RealView Debugger sets a software or hardware breakpoint depending on where your program is stored and what breakpoints are available.

See Using the Break/Tracepoints pane for details on viewing breakpoints in the Break/Tracepoints pane.

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