Fast flash debugging for coldfire ?

Discussion created by JIM LAMBERSON on Jun 4, 2007
Latest reply on Sep 21, 2007 by CrasyCat
I am using codewarrior 6.4 build 4 to develop an application for coldfire M52223.  The code size is too large for sram, so I must locate the program in flash and debug it there.
For each little code change, I must:
* compile and link
* open Tools | Flash Programmer dialog box
* erase flash
* program flash
* cycle power on target
* start debugger running
* hit F5 to proceed past initial breakpoint
With smaller programs, I can debug in ram and the debug cycle is reduced to this:
* compile and link
* hit F5 to start the debugger
Is there a faster way to debug in flash?  This lengthly debug cycle is killing my creativity!!!

Message Edited by lambtron on 2007-06-04 08:53 PM