New and Advanced Debugging Tips And Profiling

Eclipse Platform Debug project provides the framework to enable debugging in projects. It adds the concept of Breakpoints, Console, Runtime, Process, Variable View, Expression View ....

Eclipse JDT Debug project adds the Java specific feature for debugging on top of Platform framework with Java Stack frame, Java Stack trace Console ....

There are many non obvious ways which can help us achieve effective debugging. Developers using Eclipse for long may not be aware of many of these tips-

  • New debugging features introduced in last two years
  • Advanced debugging tips - Step Filters, organizing breakpoints , Scrapbook, display of logical structure etc.
  • How to create memory dumps
  • How to profile Eclipse projects effectively with profilers like Yourkit
 
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Outline/structure of the Session

  • Presentation and Demo on New features and Advanced debugging tips
  • Presentation and Demo on memory dump creation
  • Presentation and Demo on profiling Eclipse Project with profiling tool(Yourkit)

Learning Outcome

  • Learn new debugging features and advanced debugging tips
  • Learn to create memory dumps
  • Learn to use profilers with Eclipse for faster debugging

Target Audience

Developer

schedule Submitted 1 year ago

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  • Naresh Jain
    By Naresh Jain  ~  1 year ago
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    This is a great topic. However this might be too basic for the target audience. We would be thrilled to accept this proposal if you can focus more on advanced debugging and profiling topics. If you agree, please update your proposal accordingly.


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