In this tutorial, we will take you through activating your copy
of CrossWorks; installing support packages; and
creating, compiling, and debugging a simple application using
the built-in simulator.
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In this section
- Describes how to activate your copy of CrossWorks by obtaining and installing an activation key for evaluation.
Managing support packages
- Describes how to download, install, and view CPU-support and board-support packages.
Creating a project
- Describes how to start a project, select your target processor, and other
Managing files in a project
- Describes how to add existing and new files to a project and how to remove
items from a project.
Setting project options
- Describes how to set options on project items and how inheritance
works for project settings.
- Describes how to build a project, correct compilation and linkage errors,
and find out how big your applications are.
- Describes how to use the Project Explorer and Symbol Browser
to learn how much memory your project takes and how to navigate among the files
that make up the project.
Using the debugger
- Describes the debugger and how to find and fix problems at a high level
when executing your application.
- Describes how to use debugger features to debug your program at the machine
level by watching registers and tracing instructions.
Debugging externally built applications
- Describes how to use the debugger to debug externally built applications.