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  1. obtaining attributes for storage allocation from core dump

    When viewing a core dump using TV 810 on a 64-bit RedHat system, is there any way to examine the allocation/storage attributes for a memory allocation? I can easily see the contents of the area but...
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    Dumping call stack upon watchpoint

    If I create a memory watchpoint (TV87), instead of stopping execution at the BP is there anyway I can just dump the stack trace and let execution continue? I occasionally have situations where I...
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    Re: [Peter-TotalView-Tech] specifying alternate directory for TVD files

    Pete, I experimented some more and setting up a soft link does indeed do what I want.

    Thanks...
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    Re: [Peter-TotalView-Tech] specifying alternate directory for TVD files

    I did some experimenting and I think I see what's going on. From the file browser I've been directly entering the new directory by hand instead navigating to it. This seems to piss the browser off...
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    Re: [Peter-TotalView-Tech] specifying alternate directory for TVD files

    This is for a breakpoint file (xxx.TVD.v3breakpoints). I invoke the executable, located in directory X, from directory Y

    /Y/ > tv86 /X/pgm

    There is no existing breakpoint file. If I...
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    specifying alternate directory for TVD files

    Is there any way to start Totalview 8.6 and specify an alternate directory for TVD files other than the one where the executable is located? A command line option or an environment variable? We...
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    Re: [Peter-TotalView-Tech] closing attachded tv86 session

    >Actually if you are attaching to a previously running process, just quiting out of TotalView
    >should be fine

    That works also. I vaguely remember having a bad experience when we first got TV a...
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    Re: [benwhite] closing attachded tv86 session

    >I think "Process -> Detach" (from the totalview menu bar) should do it.

    Didn't know about that one. That works. Thanks...
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    Open Files for process

    Does TV86 have a way of listing all open files for a given process? This would be similar to the LSOF command (Linux) or pfiles (Solaris).
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    closing attachded tv86 session

    If I attach TV86 to an existing process, is there any way I can close the TV86 session without bringing down the original process? I am frequently asked to debug a problem with a server application ...
  11. Detecting first free for double free exception

    If I enable the memory debugger, which eventually flags an exception when a double free occurs, how do I determine where the first (valid) free occurred?
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    Viewing signal handlers

    Using TV84 on both Linux and Solaris, I'm setting up various signal handlers via sigaction(). How do I get TV to stop intercepting signals like SIGSEGV and SIGABRT so I can test the handlers out. I...
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    Re: [Georgia] Setting a watchpoint on an array?

    You have to remember that Watchpoints/Breakpoints are implemented through hardware registers that point to the specified memory address. What they point to are (obviously?) limited to the size of a...
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    specifying libraries for core dump

    Using TV on a Solaris 8 system, if I try to view a core dump received from a customer

    totalview /path/pgm core

    I get a number of the following messages:

    ERROR: Failed, reading...
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    Multi-Thread compilation scope

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    Displaying Linked Chain

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    Set default Compilation Scope to floating

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    Re: [kenkahn] Source code for loaded dynamic libraries

    *SIGH* I'm going to have to retract this thread. I rebuild the libraries myself (I had been using the 'product' versions which were supposed to be built with -g) and the source code is now showing...
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    Re: [Josh-Etnus] Source code for loaded dynamic libraries

    >At this point what you will likely want to do is lookup a function or filename which you should be able to
    >do by going to View -> Lookup Function. Is this what you mean when you said you searched...
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    Source code for loaded dynamic libraries

    I'm running TotalView 7.3.0.-2 (demo version) on Solaris 8. I'm debugging a program that dynamically loads some shared libraries. TV properly detects the loading and asks me if I want to stop to...
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