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News: Kernel debugging with breakpoints

Forum: The Linux Kernel Hackers' Guide
Re: Idea Linux kernel debugging
Re: News GDB for Linux (David Grothe)
Re: News Another kernel debugging tool (David Hinds)
Keywords: Linux kernel debugging
Date: Wed, 17 Sep 1997 11:59:33 GMT
From: Keith Owens <>

John Heidemann <> modified kdebug to support single-stepping and breakpointing, calling it xkdebug. In turn I have upgraded John's code from 1.3.30 to 2.1.55 and added code to detect some deadlock conditions and automatically avoid them.