Eclipse - Installing C/C++ Hardware Debugging
Revision as of 09:45, 20 December 2013 by Jshankar
Installing C/C++ Hardware Debugging
The default Eclipse C++ IDE package doesn't include support for Hardware Debugging which is necessary for embedded project debugging. Before proceeding to install Hardware Debugging plugin, make sure that Network Preferences are properly configured. Select Help > Install New Software... from the eclipse main menu.
Eclipse displays Install dialog as shown in the following screen.
Click on the "Available Software Sites" link.
Scroll down and Selct http://download.eclipse.org/tools/cdt/releases/kepler site and press OK
Eclipse takes you back to the "Available Software Sites" Dialog. Select http://download.eclipse.org/tools/cdt/releases/kepler from the Work with pull-down menu.
Tick Hide items that are already installed and select C/C++ Hardware Debugging by expanding CDT Optional Feature and click on the Next > again Next > followed by Finish button.
After completion of the installation, eclipse asks you to restart the application.
Press Restart Now to restart Eclipse.