[Vm-dev] Has anyone done a tutorial on...

Phil B pbpublist at gmail.com
Tue Sep 19 00:07:10 UTC 2017


I'm open to that... any tutorials on that front would be appreciated 😀.
The last time I tried (around the spur conversion timeframe) I was unable
to run an image in the simulator for more than a few minutes without

(You folks do some nice work in VM-land... sure would be nice if it were
more easily reproducible by those of us who don't work with the internals
daily.  For example: what is the recommended way to build a VMMaker image
these days?  Tried the obvious ways in Squeak 5.1 and Pharo 6.1 and both


On Sep 18, 2017 7:38 PM, "tim Rowledge" <tim at rowledge.org> wrote:

When possible you’re much better off using the VMSimulator to examine an

> On 18-09-2017, at 4:25 PM, Phil B <pbpublist at gmail.com> wrote:
> Using gdb to explore a running image?  Blog post or video format is
great.  Most of what I've run across is related to the internals of the VM
rather than debugging an image.  My gdb skills are pretty rusty plus I
suspect that not knowing all of the helper functions available in the VM
(and how to best use them in a debugging workflow) is slowing me down.

tim Rowledge; tim at rowledge.org; http://www.rowledge.org/tim
"Bother" said Pooh, as his rucksack opened whilst skydiving
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