User and Reference Guide

  • 2021.1
  • 12/04/2020
  • Public Content
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Setting a Breakpoint on an Instruction Address

To set an address breakpoint on an assembler instruction, halt the target and double-click the marker bar located in the left margin in the Disassembly view. A new software breakpoint is created by default and displayed in the Breakpoints view. You can also see information about a particular breakpoint by hovering over its icon in the beginning of a corresponding code line.
Alternatively, follow these steps to set an address breakpoint:
  1. Halt the target by pressing the
    suspend
    Suspend
    button.
  2. In the Breakpoints view, click the
    add
    Add Breakpoint
    button.
    Alternatively, click
    view menu
    View Menu
    and select
    add
    Add System Debug Breakpoint
    .
  3. In the opened dialog box, select the
    Instruction Breakpoint
    radio button and specify the breakpoint address.
  4. Choose the breakpoint type: software or hardware.
  5. Click
    Ok
    .
Now you can resume the target and see how your breakpoints work.

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