Pumpkin, Inc.

Pumpkin User Forums

PICC/PICC-18 Users, MPLAB and Watch Windows

See Salvo announcements here.

PICC/PICC-18 Users, MPLAB and Watch Windows

Postby aek » Wed May 05, 2004 9:15 am

Good News!

Salvo PICC and PICC-18 users may have noticed that it's not possible to watch any of Salvo's global variables (e.g. the task control blocks in OStcbArea[]) in MPLAB when doing a library build.

This is odd, as MPLAB-C18 users can see them in library and source-code builds.

Anyway, a quick discussion with Matt @ HI-TECH has revealed a solution -- just add some code, e.g.:

code:
void dummy(void){}

to Salvo's mem.c, rebuild, and voila! Now you can watch Salvo's global variables.

We'll be modifying mem.c for future release so that it automatically circumvents this PICC/PICC-18 limitation. Eventually, HI-TECH will alter the linker (?) to remove this requirement.

------------------

-------
aek
aek
 
Posts: 1888
Joined: Sat Aug 26, 2000 11:00 pm

Return to Announcements

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests

cron