[Mono-dev] MonoDevelop not retrieving object values from debug agent

Zoltan Varga vargaz at gmail.com
Fri Sep 19 16:20:26 UTC 2014


   Try passing --debugger-agent=loglevel=10 to the runtime, that will cause
the debugger agent to print logging information. Also, make sure the symbol
files (.mdb files) are right next to the assemblies on the target.


On Fri, Sep 19, 2014 at 11:13 AM, SilentBob <cinnamondonkey at gmail.com>

> Hi,
> I have been looking at the debug agent on my target platform and getting
> the
> MonoDevelop debugger to connect.
> All was seeming to go well, I can attach, pause, run, hit break points but
> then I noticed:
> - None of the local vars are showing up.
> - Vars in the watch window are shown as "An object refererence is
> required..."
> - The yellow arrow that shows your position in the code when stepping is
> not
> visible.
> Can someone please point me in the right direction with respect to
> debugging
> this, I don't fully understand the sequence of messaged from the debugger
> to
> the agent in order to request this information.
> With respect to the local vars I would guess something like:
> - command set: CMD_SET_TYPE, command CMD_TYPE_GET_FIELDS to retrieve a list
> of the fields in a object possibly followed by:
> With respect to the yellow arrow that should be pointing to the next line
> of
> code, hm, erm, urm...
> Thank you for all and any assistance in advance :)
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