ARM® DS-5 Debugger Command Reference

Version 5.25


Table of Contents

Preface
About this book
Using this book
Glossary
Typographic conventions
Feedback
Other information
1 DS-5 Debugger commands
1.1 Conformance and usage rules for DS-5 Debugger commands
1.1.1 Syntax
1.1.2 Special characters and environment variables in paths
1.1.3 Expressions within DS-5
1.1.4 Built-in functions within DS-5 expressions
1.1.5 Usage of wildcards
1.1.6 Regular expressions in the C expression parser
1.1.7 The C++ scoping resolution operator
1.1.8 printf() style format string
1.2 DS-5 Debugger commands listed in groups
1.2.1 Breakpoints and watchpoints
1.2.2 Execution control
1.2.3 Tracing
1.2.4 Scripts
1.2.5 Call stack
1.2.6 Operating System (OS)
1.2.7 Files
1.2.8 Data
1.2.9 Memory
1.2.10 Cache
1.2.11 Registers
1.2.12 MMU
1.2.13 MMU list
1.2.14 Display
1.2.15 Information
1.2.16 Log
1.2.17 Set
1.2.18 Set elf
1.2.19 Show
1.2.20 Show elf
1.2.21 Flash
1.2.22 Support
1.3 DS-5 Debugger commands listed in alphabetical order
1.3.1 add-symbol-file
1.3.2 advance
1.3.3 append
1.3.4 assemble
1.3.5 awatch
1.3.6 backtrace, info stack, where
1.3.7 break
1.3.8 break-script
1.3.9 break-stop-on-cores, break-stop-on-threads
1.3.10 break-stop-on-vmid
1.3.11 cache flush
1.3.12 cache list
1.3.13 cache print
1.3.14 cd
1.3.15 clear
1.3.16 clearwatch
1.3.17 condition
1.3.18 continue
1.3.19 core, thread
1.3.20 core apply, thread apply
1.3.21 define
1.3.22 delete breakpoints
1.3.23 delete memory
1.3.24 directory, set directories
1.3.25 disable breakpoints
1.3.26 disable memory
1.3.27 disassemble
1.3.28 discard-symbol-file
1.3.29 document
1.3.30 down
1.3.31 down-silently
1.3.32 dump
1.3.33 echo
1.3.34 enable breakpoints
1.3.35 enable memory
1.3.36 end
1.3.37 exit, quit
1.3.38 file, symbol-file
1.3.39 finish
1.3.40 flash load
1.3.41 frame
1.3.42 handle
1.3.43 hbreak
1.3.44 help
1.3.45 if
1.3.46 ignore
1.3.47 info address
1.3.48 info all-registers
1.3.49 info breakpoints, info watchpoints
1.3.50 info breakpoints capabilities, info watchpoints capabilities
1.3.51 info capabilities
1.3.52 info classes
1.3.53 info cores
1.3.54 info files, info target
1.3.55 info flash
1.3.56 info frame
1.3.57 info functions
1.3.58 info handle, info signals
1.3.59 info inst-sets
1.3.60 info locals
1.3.61 info members
1.3.62 info memory
1.3.63 info memory-parameters
1.3.64 info os
1.3.65 info os-log
1.3.66 info os-modules
1.3.67 info os-version
1.3.68 info overlays
1.3.69 info processes
1.3.70 info registers
1.3.71 info semihosting
1.3.72 info sharedlibrary
1.3.73 info signals, info handle
1.3.74 info sources
1.3.75 info stack, backtrace, where
1.3.76 info symbol
1.3.77 info target, info files
1.3.78 info threads
1.3.79 info variables
1.3.80 info watchpoints, info breakpoints
1.3.81 info watchpoints capabilities, info breakpoints capabilities
1.3.82 inspect, print
1.3.83 interrupt, stop
1.3.84 list
1.3.85 load
1.3.86 loadfile
1.3.87 log config
1.3.88 log file
1.3.89 memory
1.3.90 memory auto
1.3.91 memory debug-cache
1.3.92 memory fill
1.3.93 memory set
1.3.94 memory set_typed
1.3.95 mmu list memory-maps
1.3.96 mmu list tables
1.3.97 mmu list translations
1.3.98 mmu memory-map
1.3.99 mmu print
1.3.100 mmu translate
1.3.101 newvar
1.3.102 next
1.3.103 nexti
1.3.104 nexts
1.3.105 nosharedlibrary
1.3.106 output
1.3.107 pause
1.3.108 preprocess
1.3.109 print, inspect
1.3.110 pwd
1.3.111 quit, exit
1.3.112 reload-symbol-file
1.3.113 reset
1.3.114 resolve
1.3.115 restore
1.3.116 reverse-continue
1.3.117 reverse-next
1.3.118 reverse-nexti
1.3.119 reverse-step
1.3.120 reverse-stepi
1.3.121 reverse-step-out
1.3.122 run
1.3.123 rwatch
1.3.124 select-frame
1.3.125 set, set variable
1.3.126 set arm
1.3.127 set auto-solib-add
1.3.128 set backtrace
1.3.129 set blocking-run-control
1.3.130 set breakpoint
1.3.131 set case-insensitive-source-matching
1.3.132 set debug-agent
1.3.133 set debug-from
1.3.134 set directories, directory
1.3.135 set dtsl-options
1.3.136 set dtsl-temporary-directory
1.3.137 set elf cache-uninitialized-sections
1.3.138 set elf load-segments-at-p_paddr
1.3.139 set elf zero-extra-segment-bytes
1.3.140 set endian
1.3.141 set escape-strings
1.3.142 set escapes-in-filenames
1.3.143 set listsize
1.3.144 set mmu use-cache-for-phys-reads
1.3.145 set os
1.3.146 set overlays enabled
1.3.147 set print
1.3.148 set semihosting
1.3.149 set solib-absolute-prefix, set sysroot
1.3.150 set solib-search-path
1.3.151 set step-mode
1.3.152 set stop-on-solib-events
1.3.153 set substitute-path
1.3.154 set sysroot, set solib-absolute-prefix
1.3.155 set trust-ro-sections-for-opcodes
1.3.156 set variable, set
1.3.157 set wildcard-style
1.3.158 sharedlibrary
1.3.159 shell
1.3.160 show
1.3.161 show architecture
1.3.162 show arm
1.3.163 show auto-solib-add
1.3.164 show backtrace
1.3.165 show blocking-run-control
1.3.166 show breakpoint
1.3.167 show case-insensitive-source-matching
1.3.168 show debug-agent
1.3.169 show debug-from
1.3.170 show directories
1.3.171 show dtsl-options
1.3.172 show dtsl-temporary-directory
1.3.173 show elf cache-uninitialized-sections
1.3.174 show elf load-segments-at-p_paddr
1.3.175 show elf zero-extra-segment-bytes
1.3.176 show endian
1.3.177 show escape-strings
1.3.178 show escapes-in-filenames
1.3.179 show listsize
1.3.180 show mmu use-cache-for-phys-reads
1.3.181 show os
1.3.182 show print
1.3.183 show semihosting
1.3.184 show solib-absolute-prefix, show sysroot
1.3.185 show solib-search-path
1.3.186 show step-mode
1.3.187 show stop-on-solib-events
1.3.188 show substitute-path
1.3.189 show sysroot, show solib-absolute-prefix
1.3.190 show trust-ro-sections-for-opcodes
1.3.191 show version
1.3.192 show wildcard-style
1.3.193 silence
1.3.194 source
1.3.195 start
1.3.196 stdin
1.3.197 step
1.3.198 stepi
1.3.199 steps
1.3.200 stop, interrupt
1.3.201 symbol-file, file
1.3.202 tbreak
1.3.203 thbreak
1.3.204 thread, core
1.3.205 thread apply, core apply
1.3.206 trace clear
1.3.207 trace dump
1.3.208 trace info
1.3.209 trace list
1.3.210 trace report
1.3.211 trace start
1.3.212 trace stop
1.3.213 unset
1.3.214 unsilence
1.3.215 up
1.3.216 up-silently
1.3.217 usecase help
1.3.218 usecase list
1.3.219 usecase run
1.3.220 wait
1.3.221 watch
1.3.222 whatis
1.3.223 where, backtrace, info stack
1.3.224 while
1.3.225 x
2 CMM-style commands supported by the debugger
2.1 Conformance and usage of CMM-style commands
2.2 CMM-style commands groups: All
2.2.1 Controlling breakpoints
2.2.2 Controlling data and display settings
2.2.3 Controlling images, symbols, and libraries
2.2.4 Controlling target execution and connections
2.2.5 Displaying the call stack and associated variables
2.2.6 Controlling the debugger and program information
2.2.7 Supporting commands
2.3 CMM-style commands listed in alphabetical order
2.3.1 break
2.3.2 break.delete
2.3.3 break.disable
2.3.4 break.enable
2.3.5 break.set
2.3.6 data.dump
2.3.7 data.load.binary
2.3.8 data.load.elf
2.3.9 data.set
2.3.10 go
2.3.11 help
2.3.12 print
2.3.13 register.set
2.3.14 system.down
2.3.15 system.up
2.3.16 var.frame
2.3.17 var.global
2.3.18 var.local
2.3.19 var.new
2.3.20 var.print
2.3.21 var.set
2.3.22 wait
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Document History
Issue Date Confidentiality Change
A 30 June 2010 Non-Confidential First release
B 30 September 2010 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.2
C 30 November 2010 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.3
D 30 January 2011 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.4
E 30 May 2011 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.5
F 30 July 2011 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.6
G 30 September 2011 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.7
H 30 November 2012 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.8
I 28 February 2012 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.9
J 30 May 2012 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.10
K 30 July 2012 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.11
L 30 October 2012 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.12
M 15 December 2012 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.13
N 15 March 2013 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.14
O 14 June 2013 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.15
P 16 September 2013 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.16
Q 13 December 2013 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.17
R 14 March 2014 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.18
S 27 June 2014 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.19
T 17 September 2014 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.20
U 20 March 2015 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.21
V 15 July 2015 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.22
W 15 October 2015 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.23
X 15 March 2016 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.24
Y 15 July 2016 Non-Confidential Update for DS-5 version 5.25

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