Software Emulator

Perry E. Metzger perry at
Sat Feb 17 22:22:36 CET 2007

Michael Welter <mike at> writes:
> A little OT, but under what circumstances would a developer require a
> debug board?

A debug board lets you do things like running gdb on the remote
kernel, which is invaluable if things are really really screwed up. If
you turn your phone into a brick by flashing a broken image, the debug
hardware will allow you to recover it.


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