[fpc-devel] Is target mips-embedded possible / planned?

Michel Catudal mcatudal at comcast.net
Wed May 15 23:40:06 CEST 2013

Le 2013-05-15 05:41, Michael Schnell a écrit :
> On 05/14/2013 10:01 PM, Michel Catudal wrote:
>> I found the interface to open ocd to be very slow for flashing, basically useless.
> Regarding PIC, I don't see any advantage for open ocd vs the Microchip adapters. PICKit is cheap and decently fast, ICD3 is really fast not too expensive either.
> I understand that both are used via gdb when accessed by MPLabX, thus  gdb --tui or ddd  should work and making Lazarus work should be possible.
> -Michael
Some people do not like the closed source of the debugger. OpenOCD is an option for them. I consider it in its infancy, I am sure that in time it will be much better.

If you need an option on an ARM or MIPS machine then you have few choices. For that MPLABX is not even an option.


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