Category Archives: gdb

How to deal with a problematic STM32 ST-Link/v1 device and Ubuntu

This post explains how to ignore the USB storage of the STM32-VL Discovery board so it enumerates in Ubuntu 12.04.  Problems arise when you boot your linux system from an external USB drive.  The not so obvious solution is really …

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cortex-m0+ SWD debugging on the cheap

I’m fairly confident you aren’t likely to find out how to use an STM32F0-Discovery board to upload and debug an LPC812 chip from either the ST or the NXP forum websites. However, if you read this post I will walk …

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Openocd meets a NUCLEO-F030R8 board

[Edit: newer versions of openocd (0.8) support the stlink-v2-1 on the nucleo board without the changes described below] STMicroelectronics recently announced a new line of mbed compatible development boards at a great price (~$10.32).  The four “NUCLEO” boards support a range …

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1024 byte serial msp430 gdb boot loader

I’ve been thinking about making a small msp430fr5739 based breakout board. I was hoping to use the msp430 launchpad to program them. However, I hit a major snag in that the LP version 1.4 doesn’t seem to recognize the msp430fr5739 …

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