|RE: [dsdp-dd-dev] New type of launch discussion|
I like option 1 assuming it is "attach to an application". But the problem is how to get the list of processes running on the remote target. Mikhail -----Original Message----- From: dsdp-dd-dev-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:dsdp-dd-dev-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Marc Khouzam Sent: Thursday, May 08, 2008 4:17 PM To: Device Debugging developer discussions Subject: RE: [dsdp-dd-dev] New type of launch discussion > Originally we had two only launch configurations "Local" and "Core". > "Attach" was an option of the "Local" launch configuration, as you are > suggesting. That wasn't very intuitive and we had had many complains. > There were also some technical problems, so we decided to add a special launcher. Thanks, that is important to know. So maybe keeping "local" and "attach to local" separate is important. DSF-GDB also has a separate "remote" launch. And eventually, there will be "core". In our meetings, with toyed with the following options: 1- Changing "attach to local" to simply "attach" and to let the user specify the target, which could be localhost. 2- Add an attach option to the "remote" launch (which seems to have been your approach as well for "local") 3- Add a 5th configuration type "attach to remote running application". Since your experience has proved that adding an attach option to a launch didn't seem to please users, I guess it is better to keep the concept of attaching separate, so we can ignore option 2/ My guess is that the "attach" launch is not the most commonly used anyway, so maybe making it slightly more complex is ok. So I vote for option 1 (at least for now.) How does that sound? Marc _______________________________________________ dsdp-dd-dev mailing list dsdp-dd-dev@xxxxxxxxxxx https://dev.eclipse.org/mailman/listinfo/dsdp-dd-dev -- IMPORTANT NOTICE: The contents of this email and any attachments are confidential and may also be privileged. If you are not the intended recipient, please notify the sender immediately and do not disclose the contents to any other person, use it for any purpose, or store or copy the information in any medium. Thank you.
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