Kernel debugging

Code No
Skill Category No: 
9
Skill No: 
5
Topic No: 
2
Level: 
II
Objective: 

Monitor and debug kernel remotely.

  • Monitor kernel event and behavior with /proc, /sys, prink()
  • Use KGDB to trace kernel code, watch kernel data
  • Debug LKM (loadable kernel module)
  • Understand and use the capability of ICE (in circuit emulator) to debug kernel