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I want to know how to debug the kernel while my client and server program are running .Actually i want to know the flow of the socket functions when my ...
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    Unhappy debugging the kernel


    I want to know how to debug the kernel while my client and server program are running .Actually i want to know the flow of the socket functions when my server create the socket ,binds to the socket again accept the request from the client etc. I want to check the values of the variable in the socket.c file of kernel when my client and server are running
    Please help me out.....

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    I'm not sure about this question - Do you want start a C program and trace its stuff system calls and find kernel code .If so then User Mode Linux ,may be helpful.
    But If you want to check your C program alone (like checking variables in server/client) then GDB should be enough.
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